gowk

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gowk

(ɡaʊk)
n
1. a stupid person; fool
2. (Animals) a cuckoo
[from Old Norse gaukr cuckoo; related to Old High German gouh]

gowk

(gaʊk, goʊk)

n.
a fool or simpleton.
[1275–1325; Middle English goke < Old Norse gaukr; c. Old English gēac, Old High German gouh]
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