ewe


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ewe \Ewe\ ([=u]), n. [AS. e['o]wu; akin to D. ooi, OHG. awi,
   ouwi, Icel. [ae]r, Goth. aw[=e][thorn]i a flock of sheep,
   awistr a sheepfold, Lith. avis a sheep, L. ovis, Gr. 'o`i:s,
   Skr. avi. [root]231.] (Zo["o]l.)
   The female of the sheep, and of sheeplike animals.
   [1913 Webster]
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