Lowing Low"ing, n. The calling sound made by cows and other bovine animals. [1913 Webster]

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  • lowing — (n.) early 13c., verbal noun from LOW (Cf. low) (v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Lowing — Low Low (l[=o]), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Lowed} (l[=o]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Lowing}.] [OE. lowen, AS. hl[=o]wan; akin to D. loeijen, OHG. hl[=o]jan, hluojan.] To make the calling sound of cows and other bovine animals; to moo. [1913 Webster] The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lowing — Lovens Basisdaten Kanton: Freiburg Bezirk: Saane/Sarine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lowing — This interesting and unusual surname is of Anglo Saxon origin, and derives from the Olde English pre 7th Century personal name Leofing or Lyfing . The given name is the patronymic form of the Olde English personal names Leofa (masculine) and… …   Surnames reference

  • lowing — n. moo, sound made by cows and other cattle ləʊ n. level which is below what is normal; low degree or barometric pressure; something which is low; sound made by a cow, moo v. moo, make a mooing sound (like a cow) adj. situated near to the… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lowing — n. Low, moo, bellowing, cry of cattle …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • lowing —  piling up one thing on another. Exm …   A glossary of provincial and local words used in England

  • lowing — present part of low …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alan Lowing — Football player infobox playername = Alan Lowing fullname = Alan Alexander Lowing dateofbirth = Birth date and age|1988|1|7 cityofbirth = Rutherglen countryofbirth = Scotland height = height|ft=5|in=10 currentclub = Clyde (On loan from Rangers)… …   Wikipedia

  • David Lowing — Personal information Full name David Lowing Date of birth 4 September 1983 (19 …   Wikipedia

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