Cowtown etymology

English word Cowtown comes from English cow, English toon

Detailed word origin of Cowtown

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cow English (eng) (transitive) To intimidate; to daunt the spirits or courage of. Found primarily in the passive voice. (biology) A female member of other large species of mammal, including the bovines, moose, whales, seals, hippos, rhinos, manatees, and elephants.. (derogatory, informal) A woman considered unpleasant in some way, particularly one considered nasty, stupid, fat, lazy, or difficult.. (formerly, [...]
toon English (eng) (Geordie) A town. A southeast Asian and Australian tree (Toona ciliata or Toona australis) of the mahogany family with fragrant dark red wood and flowers that yield a dye.. The wood of this tree. (Can we verify([http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Wiktionary%3ARequests+for+verification%2FEnglish&action=edit&section=new&preload=Template:rfv- [...]
Cowtown English (eng) (Canada, slang) The city of Calgary, centre of the Canadian cattle industry.

Words with the same origin as Cowtown

Descendants of cow
yakow
Descendants of toon
Toon Army