Dag

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See also: dag, DAG, Dağ, and dağ

Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon dag, from Proto-Germanic *dagaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰegʷʰ- (to burn). Cognate to German Tag.

Noun[edit]

Dag m (plural Daag)

  1. (in many dialects, including Low Prussian) day

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German dag, northern variant of tag, from Proto-Germanic *dagaz. Cognate with German Tag, English day, Icelandic dagur, Dutch dag.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dag m (plural Deeg)

  1. day

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Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dagr (day), with identical meaning in modern Norwegian.

Proper noun[edit]

Dag

  1. A male given name.

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References[edit]

  • Kristoffer Kruken - Ola Stemshaug: Norsk personnamnleksikon, Det Norske Samlaget, Oslo 1995, ISBN 82-521-4483-7
  • [1] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 9 774 males with the given name Dag living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 1960s. Accessed on 19 May, 2011.

Pennsylvania German[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dag m (plural Dag)

  1. Alternative form of Daag
    en paar Dag
    a few days

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse dagr (day), with identical meaning in modern Swedish. A runic name revived since 1863.

Proper noun[edit]

Dag

  1. A male given name.

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