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gowan [gou-uh n] EXAMPLES|WORD ORIGIN noun Scot. and North England. any of various yellow or white field flowers, especially the English daisy. Liberaldictionary.com

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  • Origin of gowan 1560–70; earlier gollan Old Norse gollinn goldenRelated formsgow·aned, adjectivegow·an·y, adjective Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019 Examples from the Web for gowan Contemporary Examples of gowan

  • Gowan, Donald E. From Eden to Babel: A Commentary on the Book of Genesis 1-11.

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  • Then Gowan told the judge about what she considers another asset of the estate.

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    May 14, 2009

  • Historical Examples of gowan

  • This Gowan when he had talked about a Paradise, had gone up to her and taken her hand.

    Little Dorrit

    Charles Dickens

  • This Gowan had plenty to say for himself, and said it in an off-hand and amusing manner.

    Little Dorrit

    Charles Dickens

  • Mr Gowan made it no concern of his whether it was nobody’s or somebody’s.

    Little Dorrit

    Charles Dickens

  • Clennam was beginning, ‘But on the other hand—’ when Gowan took him up.

    Little Dorrit

    Charles Dickens

  • She knew, or knew of, this Mrs Gowan before yesterday, and she may as well admit that she did.’

    Little Dorrit

    Charles Dickens

  • British Dictionary definitions for gowan gowan noun Scot any of various yellow or white flowers growing in fields, esp the common daisy Derived Formsgowaned, adjectivegowany, adjectiveWord Origin for gowan C16: variant of gollan, probably of Scandinavian origin; compare Old Norse gullin golden Collins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

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