dug

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier dugge ("pap, teat"; compare also English dialectal ducky, dukky ‎(the female breast)), apparently connected to Danish dægge ‎(to suckle), Swedish dägga ‎(to suck), Old English dēon ‎(to suckle). More at doe.

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NounEdit

dug ‎(plural dugs)

  1. (chiefly in the plural) A mammary gland on a domestic mammal with more than two breasts.

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VerbEdit

dug

  1. simple past tense and past participle of dig

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DanishEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

PIE root
*dʰewh₂-

From Old Norse dǫgg ‎(dew), from Proto-Germanic *dawwō ‎(dew), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰewh₂- ‎(smoke, haze). Cognate with German Tau ‎(dew).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dug c (singular definite duggen, not used in plural form)

  1. dew

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse dúkr.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /duːɡ/, [d̥uːˀ]

NounEdit

dug c (singular definite dugen, plural indefinite duge)

  1. tablecloth (a cloth used to cover and protect a table, especially for a dining table)
  2. a piece of canvas or cloth
  3. a piece of bunting (material from which flags are made)
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HungarianEdit

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VerbEdit

dug

  1. to insert; push in
  2. to hide, conceal
  3. (informal) to have sex

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LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

dug

  1. rafsi of dugri.

Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

dug

  1. imperative of duga and duge

ScotsEdit

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EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dug ‎(plural dugs)

  1. dog.

VerbEdit

dug ‎(third-person singular present dugs, present participle duggin, past duggit, past participle duggit)

  1. To stand up to; to outlast.

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *dъlgъ.

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NounEdit

dȗg m ‎(Cyrillic spelling ду̑г)

  1. debt
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *dьlgъ.

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AdjectiveEdit

dȕg ‎(definite dȕgī, comparative dȕžī, Cyrillic spelling ду̏г)

  1. long
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SwedishEdit

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dug

  1. imperative of duga.

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dug

  1. (obsolete, literary) third-person singular past of dwyn

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
dug ddug nug unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.
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