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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Assamese মুগা (muga).

NounEdit

muga (uncountable)

  1. A type of wild silk found in Assam.
    • 2005, Brenda M King, Silk and Empire, p. 71:
      Muga (from the Antheroea Assama moth) silk was produced in Assam; the muga silkworm fed on a tree known as champa.
    • 2011, Deepika Phukan, translating Arupa Patangia Kalita, The Story of Felanee:
      She was wearing a mauve blouse, a matching mauve bordered sador and a plain muga mekhela.

AnagramsEdit


BasqueEdit

NounEdit

muga

  1. limit, border, frontier
    Euskal Herriko mugathe border of the Basque Country
  2. moment, time

DeclensionEdit


IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English mug.

NounEdit

muga m (genitive singular muga, nominative plural mugaí)

  1. mug

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
muga mhuga not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

  • "muga" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • mug” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

muga

  1. Rōmaji transcription of むが

KarelianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Akin to Finnish muka.

AdverbEdit

muga

  1. so

LudianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Akin to Finnish muka.

AdverbEdit

muga

  1. so

MaiaEdit

NounEdit

muga

  1. bird

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *mūgô. Akin to Old Norse múgi (swathe, crowd), múgr (crowd, mob) (Norwegian muge (pile, heap), Faroese múgva/múgvi (crowd)).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mūga m (nominative plural mūgan)

  1. stack (of hay, grain etc.)

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


Old FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *maganą, from Proto-Indo-European *magʰ-, *megʰ-. Compare Old Saxon and Old Dutch mugan, Old English magan, Old High German mugan, Old Norse mega, Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌲𐌰𐌽 (magan).

VerbEdit

muga

  1. may

DescendantsEdit

  • North Frisian:
    Föhr-Amrum: mei
    Mooring: mooge
  • Saterland Frisian: muuge
  • West Frisian: meie

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Basque muga.

NounEdit

muga f (plural mugas)

  1. limit, border
  2. milestone

VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Akin to Finnish muka.

AdverbEdit

muga

  1. so

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

muga

  1. genitive singular of mug