jeg

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

jeg (plural jegs)

  1. (machinery) Alternative form of jig.

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ek (Old East Norse jak), from Proto-Germanic *ek (I), from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jaj/, [jɑj], [jɑ]

Pronoun[edit]

jeg (accusative mig, possessive min)

  1. (personal) I

See also[edit]

Noun[edit]

jeg n (singular definite jeget, plural indefinite jeger)

  1. self (an individual person as the object of his own reflective consciousness)
  2. I, ego

Inflection[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

jeg

  1. (Suðuroy dialect) I (first-person singular personal pronoun)

Synonyms[edit]

  • eg (standard Faroese)

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

jeg

  1. rafsi of jegvo.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse (Old East Norse) jak (Swedish jag, Danish jeg), from Proto-Germanic *ek, also the root of Old West Norse ek (Icelandic ég, Norwegian (Nynorsk) & Færoese eg). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

jeg

  1. I (first-person singular personal pronoun)

Inflection[edit]

inflection of "jeg"
subject jeg
object meg
reflexive meg (selv)
possessive min, mi, mitt, mine

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Common Slavic žegŭ.

Noun[edit]

jeg ?

  1. dirt, filth

Synonyms[edit]