See also: CAG, çağ, cág, and Çağ

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English kag, of North Germanic origin, related to Old Norse kaggi, Swedish kagge.

NounEdit

cag (plural cags)

  1. (Northern England, Scotland) keg

Etymology 2Edit

Shortening.

NounEdit

cag (plural cags)

  1. (Britain, informal) Short for cagoule.

Etymology 3Edit

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *kagô. Cognate with dialectal German Kag (cabbage stalk, stump), Swedish kage (treestump). Possibly from the same root as Old Norse kaggi.[1]

NounEdit

cag (plural cags)

  1. (dialectal) A projecting piece left on a tree or shrub when a branch is severed; knob; stump.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Liberman, A. (2009). Word Origins And How We Know Them: Etymology for Everyone. United States: Oxford University Press, p. 179

AnagramsEdit


MapudungunEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

cag (Raguileo spelling)

  1. (anatomy) leg
  2. (anatomy) thigh
  3. hook

ReferencesEdit

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

SomaliEdit

NounEdit

cag ?

  1. foot

White HmongEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cag

  1. root.

ReferencesEdit

  • Heimbach, Ernest E. (1979) White Hmong — English Dictionary[1], SEAP Publications, →ISBN.

ZhuangEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *ɟɤːkᴰ (rope; cord). Cognate with Thai เชือก (chʉ̂ʉak), Lao ເຊືອກ (sư̄ak), ᦵᦋᦲᧅ (tsoek), Tai Dam ꪹꪋꪀ, Shan ၸိူၵ်ႈ (tsōek), Tai Nüa ᥓᥫᥐ (tsoek), Ahom 𑜋𑜢𑜤𑜀𑜫 (chük), Nong Zhuang zowg.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cag (Sawndip forms or , old orthography cag)

  1. rope; string; cord
    Synonym: (dialectal) cieg

Derived termsEdit