egan

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Esperanto[edit]

Adjective[edit]

egan

  1. accusative singular of ega

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *aiganą, from Proto-Indo-European *eik-. Cognate with Old English agan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ēgan (no comparative, no superlative)

  1. own
    • godes ēgan barn
      God's own child
      (Heliand, verse 326)

Declension[edit]


Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *aiganą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ēgan n

  1. a property
    • thes uui thurh thīn iungardōm ēgan endi erƀi al farlētun
      We had refused the properties and the heir in our youth
      (Heliand, verse 3309)

Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *aiganą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ēgan

  1. to own, to possess, to have
    • than mōtun gi thea fruma ēgan
      Then you have to possess the profit
      (Heliand, verse 1460)

Conjugation[edit]