plage

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French, from Latin plaga.

NounEdit

plage ‎(plural plages)

  1. (geography, obsolete) a region; country
    • Chaucer
      The plages of the north.
  2. (astronomy) a bright region in the chromosphere of the Sun

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /plaːɡə/, [ˈpʰlæːjə]

NounEdit

plage c (singular definite plagen, plural indefinite plager)

  1. nuisance, pest

InflectionEdit

VerbEdit

plage ‎(imperative plag, infinitive at plage, present tense plager, past tense plagede, past participle har plaget)

  1. bully
  2. pester
  3. worry

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DutchEdit

FrenchEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin plagia, from Latin plaga, Cognate with Galician praia, Italian spiaggia, Occitan plaja, Portuguese praia, and Spanish playa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

plage f ‎(plural plages)

  1. beach
  2. (mathematics) range

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin plaga, via Low German plage and Old Norse plága

NounEdit

plage f, m ‎(definite singular plaga or plagen, indefinite plural plager, definite plural plagene)

  1. a plague (especially biblical)
  2. an affliction, illness, pain
  3. a bother, nuisance, pest, worry

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse plága

VerbEdit

plage ‎(imperative plag, present tense plager, passive plages, simple past plaga or plaget or plagde, past participle plaga or plaget or plagd, present participle plagende)

  1. to afflict, bother, pester, plague, torment, trouble

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin plaga, via Low German plage and Old Norse plága

NounEdit

plage f ‎(definite singular plaga, indefinite plural plager, definite plural plagene)

  1. a plague (especially biblical)
  2. an affliction, illness, pain
  3. a bother, nuisance, pest, worry

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