or dau, dow
Origin of dhow
Examples from the Web for dau
Historical Examples of dau
In later life he appears to have lived in Cornwall with his wife and dau.
M. 1845, the honorable Hilare Byng, sister of the present Viscount Torrington; has issue, one dau.
In 1836, while acting as Paris correspondent for the second of his journals, he m. Isabella, dau.
He wintered in Venice, where he formed a connection with Jane Clairmont, the dau.
Thomas, inherited the family estates of the Folly and Savannah, m. Jane, dau.
Word Origin for dhow
1799, original language unknown, "single-masted native vessel used on Arabian Sea," later widely applied to all Arab vessels. Klein suggests a relation to Persian dav "running."