ecg

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *agjō, Proto-Indo-European *h₂eḱ- (sharp, pointed). Germanic cognates: Old Frisian egg, Old Saxon eggia (Dutch egge), Old High German egga (German Ecke), Old Norse egg (Icelandic egg, Swedish egg). The Indo-European root is also the source of Latin aciēs (edge, sharpness), Ancient Greek ἀκίς (akís, point).

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Noun[edit]

ecg f (nominative plural ecga or ecge)

  1. edge (of a cutting tool or weapon)

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