See also: weg, WEG, ƿeg, weg-, -weg, and węg.

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German wec, from Old High German weg, from Proto-West Germanic *weg, from Proto-Germanic *wegaz, from Proto-Indo-European *weǵʰ-. Compare Low German Weg, Dutch weg, West Frisian wei, English way, Danish vej, Norwegian veg, Swedish väg.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /veːk/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /veːç/ (northern and central Germany; now chiefly colloquial)
  • (file)

NounEdit

Weg m (genitive Weges or Wegs, plural Wege, diminutive Wegchen n or Weglein n)

  1. way
  2. path

DeclensionEdit

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Further readingEdit

  • Weg in Duden online

Low GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Saxon weg, from Proto-Germanic *wegaz. Compare German Weg, Dutch weg, English way.

NounEdit

Weg m (plural Weeg)

  1. way
  2. road

SynonymsEdit


Pennsylvania GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German weg, from Proto-Germanic *wegaz, from Proto-Indo-European *weǵʰ-. Compare German Weg, Dutch weg, English way.

NounEdit

Weg m (plural Wege)

  1. way
  2. road
  3. direction