How To Spell gnu?

Correct spelling: gnu

What does the abbreviation gnu mean?

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What are the usage examples for gnu?

  1. The fierce Gnoo, Gnu or Blue Wilde Beest of the colonists to the north of the Cape of Good Hope, are not as numerous as the spring- boks; and are easily distinguished by their large, curving horns, and the downward carriage of their head; for they never can look up. – Anecdotes of the Habits and Instinct of Animals by R. Lee
  2. So our intelligent and resourceful mother and father decided, after much deliberation with the family solicitor, and the vicar of the parish, that Blaura should succeed to the title and all the dignities of the Duchy of Blowdripping when she arrived at the age of eight years, and that, at the same time, Mellinid should become the owner of Blowdripping Hall, with its priceless collections of pictures, old china, fossils and foreign stamps, and Edil become the possessor of the Blowdripping Park, in which the Hall is so pleasantly situated, with its herds of hedgehogs, elands and gnu – Bill the Minder by W. Heath Robinson
  3. Again the gnu turned to charge, for a moment hesitating, as it lowered its shaggy head, but at that instant a ball from the deadly English rifle struck right between the eyes, and it fell heavily close to Masheesh, the blood gushing from its mouth. – The Ruined Cities of Zululand by Hugh Mulleneux Walmsley
  4. A little farther, and they came to the scene of the gnu incident. – The Red Derelict by Bertram Mitford
  5. I suspect that he had gone into the wood to indulge in a nap, after having taken a full meal off some unfortunate gnu or antelope. – In the Wilds of Africa by W.H.G. Kingston

What are the rhymes for gnu?

  1. zhou, crew, ju, xu, pru, shu, skew, ooh, stew, lieu, yew, ru, drew, coups, lue, lew, hsu, shew, wu, ou, zoo, hew, joo, true, thuy, gu, rue, too, pugh, few, who, queue, strew, leu, brew, lu, woo, shoo, foo, coo, glew, chou, mew, loo, shrew, kew, siew, xue, u, goo, yue, blue, du, yu, knew, tue, douwe, do, fu, cue, pu, sue, you, nu, bleu, whew, thru, shoe, trew, pou, chew, tew, moo, beu, coup, hou, screw, flu, hu, threw, crewe, tu, gue, flew, doo, prue, ewe, pooh, through, soo, hue, clue, lou, phew, pew, rew, hugh, due, glue, stu, boo, su, uwe, new, yoo, hoo, vu, qu, chu, two, jue, ku, dew, grew, sioux, thew, zhu, koo, poo, phu, blew, kyu, zue, vue, view, spew, que, mu, dru, jew, liu, cou, chiu, slew, flue, q, hewe;
  2. construe, adieu, debut, outgrew, baku, babu, mchugh, purdue, undue, tattoo, subdue, ensue, review, perdue, peru, eschew, renew, urdu, fondue, pursue, imbue, liou, m2, zanu, into, tatu, ado, kwangju, untrue, askew, undo, miscue, shampoo, ague, cebu, cat-2, unglue, outdo, leroux, ragu, anew, c2, fitzhugh, kazoo, withdrew, bamboo, reto, taboo, wahoo, revue, abou, redo, canoe, accrue, larue;
  3. overthrew, hitherto, katmandu, depardieu, overdo, isu, misconstrue, overdue, byu, kangaroo, iou, suu, timbuktu;
  4. hullabaloo, kalamazoo;
  5. dfw;

What are the translations for gnu?

Italian word for Gnu


Japanese words for Gnu

ヌー, 牛羚羊, 牛氈鹿, うしかもしか.