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[nout] /naʊt/
noun, plural nowt. Scot. and North England
1.
an ox.
2.
a herd of cattle.
Origin
1150-1200
1150-1200; Middle English < Scandinavian; compare Old Norse naut, neat2

nowt2

[noht] /noʊt/
noun, British Dialect
1.
naught; nothing.
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British Dictionary definitions for nowt

nowt1

/naʊt/
noun
1.
(Northern English) a dialect word for nothing
Word Origin
from naught

nowt2

/naʊt/
noun
1.
(Scot & Northern English) a dialect word for bullock, cattle
Word Origin
C13: from Old Norse naut; see neat²
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