Definitions

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  • n. An owl; an owlet.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An owl; an owlet.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as owlet.

Etymologies

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Equivalent to owlet, influenced by howl. Compare French hulotte and Old High German hwela, hiuwela.

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  • Also an owlet.

    July 3, 2008