geoc

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Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *juką, from Proto-Indo-European *yugóm. Cognate with Old Saxon juc, Dutch juk, Old High German joh (German Joch), Old Norse ok (Swedish ok), Gothic 𐌾𐌿𐌺 (juk). Proto-Indo-European *yugóm is also the source of Vedic युगम् (yuga-, yoke, team); compare योग (yoga, act of yoking), Ancient Greek ζυγόν (zugón), Latin iugum, Old Church Slavonic иго (igo) (Polish igo), Lithuanian jùngti, Welsh iau.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ġeoc n (nominative plural ġeocu)

  1. yoke
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ġēoc f

  1. (chiefly poetic) help, rescue
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