mega

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See also: mega-, méga, and méga-

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the prefix mega-.

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Adjective[edit]

mega (not comparable)

  1. (informal) Very large.
    • 2004, Nigel Coates, Collidoscope: new interior design (page 26)
      Follow those in the know to the fifth floor of Sega's Joy Polis, a mega indoor amusement park that's part of the Odaiba Decks Tokyo Bay entertainment complex near Tange's Fuji Television building.
  2. (slang, 1990s) great; excellent
    • 1998, John Barwick, Targeting Text (page 25)
      We had a mega time until Peter fell in the fish pond and cut his leg.

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Esperanto[edit]

Esperanto ordinal numbers
  1,000,000a  
    Ordinal : mega
    Cardinal : meg

Etymology[edit]

meg +‎ -a.

Ordinal number[edit]

mega (plural megaj, accusative singular megan, accusative plural megajn)

  1. (ordinal, neologism, rare) millionth

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mega, from Proto-Germanic *maganą, from Proto-Indo-European *magʰ-, *megʰ-.

Verb[edit]

mega

  1. must, may

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mega, from Proto-Germanic *maganą, from Proto-Indo-European *magʰ-, *megʰ-.

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Verb[edit]

mega (preterite-present verb, third-person singular present indicative , third-person singular past indicative mátti, supine mátt)

  1. (transitive, intransitive, governs the accusative) to be allowed, to be permitted, to may syn.
    Þú mátt þetta ekki.
    You're not allowed to do that.
    Hvað bjóða ykkur að borða?
    What may offer you to eat?
  2. (intransitive) to must, to have to syn.
  3. to have the strength, to be able syn.

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay mega, from Sanskrit मेघ (megha, cloud).

Noun[edit]

mega

  1. cloud (visible mass of water droplets suspended in the air)

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit मेघ (megha, cloud).

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Noun[edit]

mega (Jawi spelling ميݢ)

  1. cloud (visible mass of water droplets suspended in the air)

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Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mega f (masculine mego, feminine plural megas, masculine plural megos)

  1. feminine form of mego