plage

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

French, from Latin plaga.

NounEdit

plage (plural plages)

  1. (obsolete) A region; country.
    • Chaucer
      The plages of the north.
  2. (astronomy) A bright region in the chromosphere of the Sun.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /plaːɡə/, [ˈpʰlæːjə]

NounEdit

plage c (singular definite plagen, plural indefinite plager)

  1. nuisance, pest

InflectionEdit

VerbEdit

plage (imperative plag, infinitive at plage, present tense plager, past tense plagede, past participle har plaget)

  1. bully
  2. pester
  3. worry

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • plageånd
  • plagsom

DutchEdit

VerbEdit

plage

  1. singular present subjunctive of plagen

FrenchEdit

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 Plage on French Wikipedia

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EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin plagia, from Latin plaga, whence also Spanish playa, Italian spiaggia, Portuguese praia.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

plage f (plural plages)

  1. beach
  2. (mathematics) range
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 17:00