eage

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Middle French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

eage m (plural eages)

  1. age (amount of time something has existed)

Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *augô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ- (eye, to see). Compare Old Frisian āge, Old Saxon and Old Dutch ōga, Old High German ouga, Old Norse auga, Gothic 𐌰𐌿𐌲𐍉 (augō).

Noun[edit]

ēaġe n

  1. eye
    • Exeter Book:
      Eagum to wynne
      to their eyes' delight

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Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

eage m (oblique plural eages, nominative singular eages, nominative plural eage)

  1. Alternative form of aage.