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EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *marg, *merg, from Proto-Germanic *mazgą, from Proto-Indo-European *mozgos, *mosgʰos. Compare German Mark, West Frisian moarch, English marrow, Swedish märg, Icelandic mergur.

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NounEdit

merg n (uncountable)

  1. marrow

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KurdishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Persian مرگ (marg).

NounEdit

merg f

  1. death (cessation of life)

SynonymsEdit


This Kurdish entry was created from the translations listed at death. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see merg in the Kurdish Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) December 2007


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mergr, from Proto-Germanic *mazgaz < *mazgą, from Proto-Indo-European *mozgos, *mosgʰos. Compare Icelandic mergur, Swedish märg, Danish marv, Dutch merg, German Mark, English marrow.

NounEdit

merg m (definite singular mergen, indefinite plural mergar, definite plural mergane)

  1. marrow (substance inside bones)
  2. pith
  3. core; essence; spunk

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RomanianEdit