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Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de bowerENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 5
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English - Etymology 5

From _bough_, compare _brancher_. NOUN BOWER (_plural_ BOWERS) * (obsolete, falconry) A young hawk, when it begins to leave the nest.

From bough, compare brancher.

Noun

bower (plural bowers)

  1. (obsolete, falconry) A young hawk, when it begins to leave the nest.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de bowerENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (UK) IPA(key): /baʊ.əɹ/, /baʊəɹ/ * Rhymes: -aʊ.ə(ɹ), -aʊə(ɹ)

  • (UK) IPA(key): /baʊ.əɹ/, /baʊəɹ/
  • Rhymes: -aʊ.ə(ɹ), -aʊə(ɹ)

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de bowerENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

From Old English _būr_, from Proto-Germanic _*būraz_. Cognate with German _Bauer_ (“birdcage”), Old Norse _búr_ (Danish _bur_, Swedish _bur_ (“cage”)). NOUN BOWER (_plural_ BOWERS) * A bedroom or private apartments, especially for a woman in a medieval castle. * Gascoigne Give me my lute in bed now as I lie, / And lock the doors of mine unlucky BOWER. * (literary) A dwelling; a picturesque country cottage, especially one that is used as a retreat. (Can we find and add a quotation of Shenstone to this entry?) * A shady, leafy shelter or recess in a garden or woods. * 1599, William Shakespeare, _Much Ado About Nothing_, Act 3 Scene 1 […] say that thou overheard'st us, And bid her steal into the pleached BOWER, Where honey-suckles, ripen'd by the sun, Forbid the sun to enter; […] * (ornithology) A large structure made of grass and bright objects, used by the bower bird during courtship displays. SYNONYMS * boudoir TRANSLATIONS VERB BOWER (_third-person singular simple present_ BOWERS, _present participle_ BOWERING, _simple past and past participle_ BOWERED) * To embower; to enclose. (Can we find and add a quotation of Shakespeare to this entry?) * (obsolete) To lodge. (Can we find and add a quotation of Spenser to this entry?)

From Old English būr, from Proto-Germanic *būraz. Cognate with German Bauer (birdcage), Old Norse búr (Danish bur, Swedish bur (cage)).

Noun

bower (plural bowers)

  1. A bedroom or private apartments, especially for a woman in a medieval castle.
  2. (literary) A dwelling; a picturesque country cottage, especially one that is used as a retreat.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Shenstone to this entry?)
  3. A shady, leafy shelter or recess in a garden or woods.
  4. (ornithology) A large structure made of grass and bright objects, used by the bower bird during courtship displays.
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Verb

bower (third-person singular simple present bowers, present participle bowering, simple past and past participle bowered)

  1. To embower; to enclose.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Shakespeare to this entry?)
  2. (obsolete) To lodge.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Spenser to this entry?)

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de bowerENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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English - Etymology 2

From Middle English _boueer_, from Old English _būr_, _ġebūr_ (“freeholder of the lowest class, peasant, farmer”) and Middle Dutch _bouwer_ (“farmer, builder, peasant”); both from Proto-Germanic _*būraz_ (“dweller”), from Proto-Indo-European _*bʰōw-_ (“to dwell”). Cognate with German _Bauer_ (“peasant, builder”), Dutch _boer_, _buur_, and Albanian _burrë_ (“man, husband”). See boor, neighbor. NOUN BOWER (_plural_ BOWERS) * A peasant; a farmer.

From Middle English boueer, from Old English būr, ġebūr (freeholder of the lowest class, peasant, farmer) and Middle Dutch bouwer (farmer, builder, peasant); both from Proto-Germanic *būraz (dweller), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰōw- (to dwell). Cognate with German Bauer (peasant, builder), Dutch boer, buur, and Albanian burrë (man, husband). See boor, neighbor.

Noun

bower (plural bowers)

  1. A peasant; a farmer.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de bowerENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 3
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English - Etymology 3

From German _Bauer_. NOUN BOWER (_plural_ BOWERS) * Either of the two highest trumps in euchre. DERIVED TERMS * best bower * left bower * right bower

From German Bauer.

Noun

bower (plural bowers)

  1. Either of the two highest trumps in euchre.
Derived terms

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de bowerENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 4
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English - Etymology 4

From the _bow_ of a ship NOUN BOWER (_plural_ BOWERS) * (nautical) A type of ship's anchor, carried at the bow. * One who bows or bends. * A muscle that bends a limb, especially the arm. * Spenser His rawbone arms, whose mighty brawned BOWERS / Were wont to rive steel plates and helmets hew.

From the bow of a ship

Noun

bower (plural bowers)

  1. (nautical) A type of ship's anchor, carried at the bow.
  2. One who bows or bends.
  3. A muscle that bends a limb, especially the arm.


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