aage

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Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

aage m (plural aages)

  1. Alternative form of eage

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier edage, from Vulgar Latin *aetaticum, from Latin aevitās(age), from aevus(time, lifetime), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyu-(lifetime). Cognate with Gothic 𐌰𐌹𐍅𐍃(aiws, time, eternity), Old High German ēwī(eternity), Old English ǣ(life), ā(always). More at no.

Noun[edit]

aage m ‎(oblique plural aages, nominative singular aages, nominative plural aage)

  1. age
    • circa 1170, Chrétien de Troyes, Érec et Énide:
      Onques nus hon de son aage
      Ne fu de greignor vasselage.
      Never us, men of their age
      We did not deal with the biggest vassalage.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: age (borrowed)
  • French: âge