Last modified on 20 May 2014, at 21:07

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *argaz. Cognate with Old Frisian erch (West Frisian erg), Middle Low German arch (Dutch erg), Old High German arg (German arg (bad)), Old Norse argr (Icelandic argur (angry)). Outside Germanic, cognate to Albanian jargë (spit, phlegm).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

earg

  1. cowardly, timid
  2. evil, bad

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