W w


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wou]
    • /waʊ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wou]
    • /waʊ/

Definitions of waw word

  • noun waw the 27th letter of the Arabic alphabet. 1
  • noun waw (transitive, obsolete) To stir; move; wave. 1
  • noun waw (Obsolete (No longer in use)) (water) A wave. 0
  • noun waw (Britain, dialectal, Northern England, Scotland) A wall. 0
  • noun waw The twenty-seventh letter of the Arabic alphabet: و. 0
  • noun waw Alternative spelling of vav. 0

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Origin of waw

First appearance:

before 1825
One of the 37% newest English words
Borrowed into English from Arabic around 1825-35

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Parts of speech for Waw


waw popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 74% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

waw usage trend in Literature

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