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EnglishEdit

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AdverbEdit

eg ‎(not comparable)

  1. Alternative form of e.g.

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch eg.

NounEdit

eg ‎(plural êe or egge)

  1. (agriculture) harrow
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch eggen.

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

eg ‎(present eg, present participle eggende, past participle geëg)

  1. to harrow; to work the land with a harrow

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse eik, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyǵ- ‎(oak).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

eg c (singular definite egen, plural indefinite ege)

  1. oak, oak tree (tree or wood)

InflectionEdit

SynonymsEdit

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

eg f ‎(plural eggen, diminutive egje n)

  1. harrow

VerbEdit

eg

  1. first-person singular present indicative of eggen
  2. imperative of eggen

AnagramsEdit


FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ek, from Proto-Norse ᛖᚲ ‎(ek), from Proto-Germanic *ek (whence also Old English , Old High German ih), from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronounEdit

eg ‎(plural vit, possessive adjectives mín, mítt)

  1. I (first-person singular personal pronoun)
    Eg eti døgurða.
    I am eating dinner.

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • jeg (Suðuroy dialect)

IcelandicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ek (very archaic)
  • ég (modern)

EtymologyEdit

From older Icelandic ek, from Old Norse ek, from Proto-Norse ᛖᚲ ‎(ek), from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂. Compare with Faroese eg, Norn eg and Norwegian Nynorsk eg.

PronounEdit

eg

  1. (poetic, archaic) I (first-person singular personal pronoun)

See alsoEdit


Jamaican CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English egg.

NounEdit

eg

  1. egg

NornEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ek, from Proto-Norse ᛖᚲ ‎(ek), from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronounEdit

eg

  1. I (first-person singular personal pronoun)

Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ek, from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

eg ‎(accusative meg)

  1. I (first-person singular personal pronoun)

ReferencesEdit

See alsoEdit


PumpokolEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Yeniseian *ʔes. Compare Kott ēš, Arin es, . Also from the same root is Pumpokol ‎(sky).

NounEdit

eg

  1. God
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