agan

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See also: Agan, agán, aĝan, ağan, ägan, and -agán

Cornish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (short form) gàn
  • (after certain words) -'gan

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˌæɡən/

Determiner[edit]

agan

  1. our

Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *aiganą, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyḱ- (to own).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑː.ɡɑn/, [ˈɑː.ɣɑn]

Verb[edit]

āgan

  1. to own, possess
  2. to cause to own: to give, to deliver
Conjugation[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • English: owe (present tense), ought (past tense), own (past participle)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *uʀgān. Equivalent to ā- +‎ gān.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

āgān

  1. to go out, (in the past participle) gone
    • c. 990, Wessex Gospels, Mark 7:30
      Þā hēo on hiere hūs ēode, hēo ġemētte þæt mæġden on hiere bedde liċġende and þæt dēofol ūt āgān.
      When she entered her house, she found the girl lying in her bed and the demon gone.
  2. (of time) to pass
  3. to happen
  4. to become known: get out, come out
Conjugation[edit]

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

agan

  1. definite singular of aga

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