boga

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See also: boğa, Boğa, and bȫga

Crimean Gothic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bugô.

Noun[edit]

boga

  1. bow, arc
    • 1562, Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq:
      Boga. Arcus.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English bogue

Noun[edit]

boga

  1. bogue, Boops boops

Declension[edit]


Icelandic[edit]

Verb[edit]

boga (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative bogaði, supine bogað)

  1. to flow

Conjugation[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • The verb að boga is used almost exclusively of sweat.

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

boga

  1. nominative / vocative / dative plural of bog
  2. strong genitive plural of bog

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
boga bhoga mboga
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin bōca, from Ancient Greek βῶκα (bōka), accusative of βῶξ (bōks), from βοῦς (bous, ox) + ὤψ (ōps, eye, view).

Noun[edit]

boga f (plural boghe)

  1. boxfish

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Noun[edit]

boga m

  1. genitive singular of bog
  2. accusative singular of bog
  3. nominative dual of bog

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bugô. Cognate with Old Frisian boga (West Frisian boge), Old Saxon bogo, Dutch boog, Old High German bogo (German Bogen), Old Norse bogi (Danish bue, Norwegian boge, Swedish båge).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boga m (nominative plural bogan)

  1. Something bent or curved, especially a bow
    hie leton garas fleogan, bogan wæron bysige: they let arrows fly, bows were busy. (Battle of Maldon)

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: bowe

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse bogi.

Noun[edit]

boga m

  1. (archery) bow
  2. bow, curve

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin bōca, from Ancient Greek βῶκα (bōka), accusative of βῶξ (bōks), from βοῦς (bous, ox) + ὤψ (ōps, eye, view).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boga f (plural bogas)

  1. a species of ray-finned fish, Leporinus obtusidens