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dugan

GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

dugan

  1. Romanization of 𐌳𐌿𐌲𐌰𐌽

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *duganą, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeugʰe- (be ready, suffice). Cognate with Old Frisian duga/daech, Old Saxon dugan/dōg (Dutch deugen), Old High German tugan/touc (German taugen), Old Norse duga (weak) (Swedish duga). The Indo-European root is also the source of Ancient Greek τευξομαι (teuksomai), Russian дужий.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈduːɡɑn/, [ˈduːɣɑn]

VerbEdit

dūgan

  1. to avail, to be of use, to serve
    Ðonne his ellea deah: when his valour avails.
  2. to be fit or strong

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Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *duganą. Cognate with Old English dugan.

VerbEdit

dūgan

  1. to avail, to serve
  2. to be fit, to be strong
  3. to be of good quality

ConjugationEdit