See also: Agan, agán, aĝan, ağan, ägan, and -agán

CornishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (short form) gàn
  • (after certain words) -'gan

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /ˌæɡən/

DeterminerEdit

agan

  1. our

Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *aiganą, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyḱ- (to own).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑː.ɡɑn/, [ˈɑː.ɣɑn]

VerbEdit

āgan

  1. to own, possess
  2. to cause to own: to give, to deliver
ConjugationEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • English: owe (present tense), ought (past tense), own (past participle)

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-West Germanic *uʀgān. Equivalent to ā- +‎ gān.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

āgān

  1. to go out, (in the past participle) gone
    • c. 990, Wessex Gospels, Mark 7:30
      Þā hēo on hire hūs ēode, hēo ġemētte þæt mæġden on hire bedde liċġende and þæt dēofol ūt āgān.
      When she entered her house, she found the girl lying in her bed and the demon gone.
  2. (of time) to pass
  3. to happen
  4. to become known: get out, come out
ConjugationEdit

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

agan

  1. definite singular of aga

AnagramsEdit