gowan

gowan

[gou-uhn]
noun Scot. and North England.
any of various yellow or white field flowers, especially the English daisy.

Origin:
1560–70; earlier gollan < Old Norse gollinn golden

gowaned, adjective
gowany, adjective
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gowan (ˈɡaʊən)
 
n
(Scot) any of various yellow or white flowers growing in fields, esp the common daisy
 
[C16: variant of gollan, probably of Scandinavian origin; compare Old Norse gullin golden]
 
'gowaned
 
adj
 
'gowany
 
adj

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