See also: má ég

Louisiana Creole FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French maigre (meagre, skinny).

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AdjectiveEdit

mæg

  1. skinny, thin.

Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *mēgaz (kin). Cognate with Middle Dutch maech (Dutch maag), Old High German māg, Gothic 𐌼𐌴𐌲𐍃 (mēgs, son-in-law), Swedish måg (make).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mǣġ m

  1. a relative
DeclensionEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mǣġ f

  1. female relative

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mæġ m

  1. power, might

Etymology 4Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

mæġ

  1. first/third-person singular present of magan