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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *wigją, from *weganą (to carry). Cognate with Old Saxon wigg, Old Norse vigg.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

wiċġ n (nominative plural wiċġ)

  1. (poetic) horse, steed

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DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: *wigge, wig