Gau may refer to:

  • Gau, a Cantonese vulgar word
  • GAU, the University of Göttingen (German: Georg-August-Universität Göttingen)
  • Gau (country subdivision), German term for a shire (regional administration)
  • Gau (grape), another name for the French wine grape Gouais blanc
  • Gau, a character in Final Fantasy VI
  • Gau Meguro, a character in the manga Nabari no Ou
  • Gau Island, an island in Fiji
  • Gau Mata, a sacred cow in Hinduism
  • General Assistance Unemployable a Washington State unemployment program
  • Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport in Guwahati, Assam, India (IATA code GAU)
  • Saint Gaugericus (Gau, Géry)
  • Gäu District, district of Solothurn, Switzerland
  • Girne American University, a university in Northern Cyprus
  • Gun, aircraft unit, a series of US aircraft guns:
    • Minigun, also known as GAU-2/a or GAU-17/A
    • M61 Vulcan, also known as GAU-4/A
    • GAU-7 cannon
    • GAU-8 Avenger
    • M2 Browning machine gun, different versions known as GAU-10/A, GAU-15/A, GAU-16/A, GAU-18/A or GAU-21/A
    • GAU-12 Equalizer
    • GAU-13
    • GAU-19
  • GAU, Größter Anzunehmender Unfall ("maximum credible accident"), German term used for nuclear accidents at approximately level 4 on the International Nuclear Event Scale, accidents that reactors are planned to withstands
    • Super-GAU, beyond design basis accidents, such as the Chernobyl and Fukushima-I disasters

People with the surname Gau:

  • Franz Christian Gau (born 1790), German architect and archæologist.
  • Andreas Gau (born 1800), German theologist.
  • Walter Gau (born 1956), Austrian politician.
  • Sebastian Gau (born 1983), German football player.

Other articles related to "gau":

List Of Nabari No Ou Characters - Kiroushu/Iga - Gau Meguro
... Three years after his mother had been killed, 17-year-old Gau Meguro (目黒 俄雨, Meguro Gau?) was saved by Raikō and is thus extremely devoted to him, as well as heavily implied to be romantically ... When the pair fight against one another, Gau attempts to stop them and becomes comatose ... to use Kōga Village's kinjutsushō to wake him up it is Yoite who wakes Gau ...
Gau Mainfranken
... The Gau Mainfranken (English Gau Main-Franconia) was an administrative division of Nazi Germany in Lower Franconia, Bavaria, from 1933 to 1945 ...
List Of Shadow Skill Characters - Supporting Characters - Scrib Lowengren (White Lightning)
... apprentice to the Kuruda King, Iba Stol—perhaps the King's ward? Upon hearing of Gau's emerging talent, Low challenged him at least twice ... One challenge ended in a draw, the other ended in Gau forgetting all his angst and releasing the full power of Shadow Skill on the older boy ... (Low likes Kyou, Kyou likes Gau ...
T249 Vigilante - See Also
... GAU-8 Avenger GAU-13 cannon GAU-12 Equalizer M61 Vulcan Non-NATO Gryazev-Shipunov GSh-6-23 ...