YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German zuc, zug, from Old High German zug, from Proto-West Germanic *tugi, from Proto-Germanic *tugiz, an abstract noun belonging to Proto-Germanic *teuhaną, from Proto-Indo-European *dewk- (to pull, lead).

NounEdit

צוג (tsugm, plural צוגן(tsugn)

  1. train (line of connected cars or carriages)
  2. pull, draft
  3. move (a turn in a game)

SynonymsEdit