Bug

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See also: bug, buug, búg, büg, and bůg

English[edit]

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  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

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Bug

  1. A river flowing northwest 450 miles between Belarus and Poland.
  2. A river in Ukraine (Southern Bug), flowing 530 miles to the Dnieper estuary.

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Bug (plural Bugs)

  1. (slang) A Volkswagen Beetle car.

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Noun[edit]

Bug (plural Bugs)

  1. (slang) A Bugatti car.

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German buoc (animal shoulder), from Old High German buog (animal shoulder), from Proto-Germanic *bōguz (arm; shoulder). The common contemporary meaning bow stems via Low German from Middle Low German bôch, from Old Saxon bōg. More at bough.

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

  1. (nautical, aviation) bow, prow (of a ship), nose (of an aircraft)
    Antonym: Heck
  2. shoulder joint (of an animal)
  3. joist, joint (in woodwork)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from English bug.

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Bug m (genitive Bugs, plural Bugs)

  1. (computing) bug
    Synonyms: Fehler, Programmierfehler
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Bug m (genitive Bugs)

  1. Bug (rivers in Eastern Europe)

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Bug f

  1. (nautical) bow, prow (of a ship)

Polish[edit]

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Bug m inan

  1. the Bug river

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Further reading[edit]

  • Bug in Polish dictionaries at PWN