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EstonianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Finnic *mako, ultimately loaned from Proto-Germanic *magô. Cognate to Votic mako.

NounEdit

magu (genitive mao, partitive magu)

  1. (anatomy) stomach
  2. (colloquial, pejorative for humans) belly

DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Finnic *maku.

NounEdit

magu (genitive mao, partitive magu)

  1. (archaic) taste, flavour

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

magu

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌰𐌲𐌿

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

magu

  1. Rōmaji transcription of マグ

KarelianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Akin to Finnish maku.

NounEdit

magu

  1. taste

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *maguz (boy, girl, child), from Proto-Indo-European *maghu- (fellow, bachelor, unmarried). Cognate with Old Saxon magu (boy), Old Norse mǫgr (son, boy), Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌲𐌿𐍃 (magus, child, boy).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

magu m (nominative plural maga)

  1. (poetic) son, boy
  2. (poetic) servant, retainer
  3. (poetic) man, hero, warrior

Derived termsEdit


VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Related to Finnish maku.

NounEdit

magu

  1. taste, flavour

InflectionEdit

Inflection of magu
nominative sing. magu
genitive sing. magun
partitive sing. magud
partitive plur. maguid
singular plural
nominative magu magud
accusative magun magud
genitive magun maguiden
partitive magud maguid
essive-instructive magun maguin
translative maguks maguikš
inessive magus maguiš
elative maguspäi maguišpäi
illative ? maguihe
adessive magul maguil
ablative magulpäi maguilpäi
allative magule maguile
abessive maguta maguita
comitative magunke maguidenke
prolative magudme maguidme
approximative I magunno maguidenno
approximative II magunnoks maguidennoks
egressive magunnopäi maguidennopäi
terminative I ? maguihesai
terminative II magulesai maguilesai
terminative III magussai
additive I ? maguihepäi
additive II magulepäi maguilepäi

ReferencesEdit

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “вкус”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

WelshEdit

VerbEdit

magu (first-person singular present magaf)

  1. (transitive) to rear, to raise, to bring up
  2. (transitive or intransitive) to breed
  3. (transitive) to nurse

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • mag (fry)
  • magwr (rearer, fosterer)

MutationEdit

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