Definitions for eweˈeɪ veɪ, ˈeɪ weɪ
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a member of a people living in southern Benin and Togo and southeastern Ghana
a Kwa language spoken by the Ewe in Ghana and Togo and Benin
A female sheep, as opposed to a ram.
Of or pertaining to the Ewe people or language.
An ethnic group who inhabit southeastern Ghana, Togo and Benin.
The Niger-Congo language, belonging to the Gbe family, spoken by these people.
Origin: from eowu, from awjōs, oblique form of (compare Old English eow ‘sheep’), from h₂ówis ‘sheep’ (compare oí, ovis, Tocharian B aw, avis ‘ewe’).
the female of the sheep, and of sheeplike animals
Translations for ewe
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- ovellaCatalan, Valencian
- Zicke, Zibbe, Aue, MutterschafGerman
- αρνάδα, προβατίνα, αμνάδαGreek
- oveja madre, ovejaSpanish
- 雌羊, 牝羊Japanese
- dibétsaʼiiNavajo, Navaho
- oiţă, oaieRomanian
- ярка, овцаRussian
- óvca, о́вцаSerbo-Croatian
- cuu caiVietnamese
- xar mu jigéenWolof
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