EAU

abbreviation for

Uganda (international car registration)

Word Origin for EAU

from E(ast) A(frica) U(ganda)
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Word Origin and History for eau

eau


n.

French for "water," from Old French eue (12c.), from Latin aqua (see aqua-). In various combinations such as eau de vie "brandy" (1748), literally "water of life;" eau de toilette (1907). For eau de Cologne see cologne.

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