Bug

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Bug

  1. the Bug River, flowing northwest 450 mi. between Belarus and Poland.
  2. the Bug River in the Ukraine, flowing 530 mi. to the Dnieper estuary.

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German buoc ‎(animal shoulder), from Old High German buog ‎(animal shoulder). The common contemporary meaning (“bow”) stems via German Low German from cognate Middle Low German bōch, from Old Saxon bōg.

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  • IPA(key): /buːk/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /buːx/ (northern and central Germany; becoming rare for this particular word)
  • Rhymes: -uːk, -uːx
  • Homophone: Buch (substandard)

Noun[edit]

Bug m ‎(genitive Bugs or Buges, plural Buge or Büge)

  1. bow (of a ship)
  2. nose (of an aircraft)
  3. shoulder joint (of an animal)
  4. joist, joint (in woodwork)

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Bug m

  1. the Bug river

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