auga

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aqua.

Noun[edit]

auga f

  1. water

Gutnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *augô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ- (eye; to see).

Noun[edit]

auga

  1. eye

Icelandic[edit]

Eitt auga.

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse auga, from Proto-Germanic *augô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ- (eye; to see). Cognates include Latin oculus, Sanskrit अक्षि (ákṣi), Gothic 𐌰𐌿𐌲𐍉 (augō), Old English ēaġe, English eye, Scots ee, Swedish öga, Danish øje.

Noun[edit]

auga n (genitive singular auga, nominative plural augu)

  1. eye
    • Hávamál (English source, Icelandic sourve)
      Inn vari gestur
      er til verðar kemur
      þunnu hljóði þegir,
      eyrum hlýðir,
      en augum skoðar.
      Svo nýsist fróðra hver fyrir.
      The knowing guest
      who goes to the feast,
      In silent attention sits;
      With his ears he hears,
      with his eyes he watches,
      Thus wary are wise men all.

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Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

auga m

  1. genitive singular form of augs

Verb[edit]

auga

  1. 3rd person singular past indicative form of augt
  2. 3rd person plural past indicative form of augt

Mirandese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin aqua.

Noun[edit]

auga f (plural augas)

  1. water

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse auga, from Proto-Germanic *augô, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ- (eye; to see).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

auga n (definite singular auga; indefinite plural augo; definite plural augo)

  1. eye (organ)
    Eg har noko på auga.
    Something is stuck in my eye.
  2. eye (the visual sense); vision
    Augo mine er ikkje so gode som dei ein gong var.
    My eyes aren't as good as they once were.
  3. plural definite of auge

References[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *augô (whence Old English ēaġe, Old Saxon ōga, Old High German ouga, Gothic 𐌰𐌿𐌲𐍉 (augō)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ- (eye; to see); compare Latin oculus, Old Church Slavonic око (oko).

Noun[edit]

auga n (genitive auga, plural augu)

  1. eye

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Norwegian (bokmål): øye n
  • Norwegian (nynorsk): auga n
  • Swedish: öga n