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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *mikilaz, from Proto-Indo-European *méǵh₂s (big, great, stout). Cognate with Old Saxon mikil, Old Dutch mikil, Old High German mihhil, Old Norse and Old Norse mikill (Swedish mycken/mycket, Norwegian mye/mykje or mykjen, and Danish meget), Gothic 𐌼𐌹𐌺𐌹𐌻𐍃 (mikils, great, many, much). The Germanic is cognate with Ancient Greek μέγας (mégas, great).

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AdjectiveEdit

miċel

  1. big, large; great
  2. much

DescendantsEdit