EnglishEdit

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AdverbEdit

eg (not comparable)

  1. Alternative form of e.g..

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch eg

NounEdit

eg (plural êe or egge)

  1. (agriculture) harrow
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch eggen

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

eg (present eg, present participle eggende, past participle geëg)

  1. to harrow; to work the land with a harrow

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse eik, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eiǵ- (oak).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

eg c (singular definite egen, plural indefinite ege)

  1. oak, oak tree (tree or wood)

InflectionEdit

SynonymsEdit

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

eg f (plural eggen, diminutive egje n)

  1. harrow

VerbEdit

eg

  1. first-person singular present indicative of eggen
  2. imperative of eggen

AnagramsEdit


FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ek, from Proto-Norse ᛖᚲ (ek), from Proto-Germanic *ek (whence also Old English , Old High German ih), from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronounEdit

eg (plural vit; possessive adjectives mín, mítt)

  1. I (first-person singular personal pronoun)
    Eg eti døgurða — I am eating dinner.

DeclensionEdit

Personal pronouns - Persónsfornøvn
Singular (eintal) 1. 2. 3. m 3. f 3. n
Nominative (hvørfall) eg hann hon tað
Accusative (hvønnfall) meg teg hana
Dative (hvørjumfall) mær tær honum henni
Genitive (hvørsfall) mín tín hansara hennara tess
Plural (fleirtal) 1. 2. 3. m 3. f 3. n
Nominative (hvørfall) vit tit teir tær tey
Accusative (hvønnfall) okkum tykkum
Dative (hvørjumfall) teimum
Genitive (hvørsfall) okkara tykkara teirra

SynonymsEdit

  • jeg (Suðuroy dialect)

IcelandicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ek (very archaic)
  • ég (modern)

EtymologyEdit

From older Icelandic ek, from Old Norse ek, from Proto-Norse ᛖᚲ (ek), from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂. Compare with Faroese eg, Norn eg and Norwegian Nynorsk eg.

PronounEdit

eg (personal pronoun)

  1. (poetic, archaic) I (first-person singular personal pronoun)

See alsoEdit


Jamaican CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English egg.

NounEdit

eg

  1. egg

NornEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ek, from Proto-Norse ᛖᚲ (ek), from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronounEdit

eg

  1. I (first-person singular personal pronoun)

Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ek, from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

eg (accusative meg)

  1. I (first-person singular personal pronoun)

ReferencesEdit

See alsoEdit


PumpokolEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Yeniseian *ʔes. Compare Kott ēš, Arin es,. Also from the same root is Pumpokol "sky".

NounEdit

eg

  1. God
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