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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *mahtiz, from Proto-Indo-European *megʰ-, *mógʰtis, corresponding to Germanic *maganą + *-þiz. Cognate with Old Frisian macht, mecht (West Frisian macht), Middle Dutch macht (Dutch macht), Old High German maht (German Macht), Old Norse máttr (Icelandic máttur), Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌷𐍄𐍃(mahts).

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miht f

  1. power, ability
  2. strength, power

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