agg

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *soŋkɜ, *soŋɜ (old, grow old).[1] [2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

agg (not comparable)

  1. very old, aged

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

agg (plural aggok)

  1. old man

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative agg aggok
accusative aggot aggokat
dative aggnak aggoknak
instrumental aggal aggokkal
causal-final aggért aggokért
translative aggá aggokká
terminative aggig aggokig
essive-formal aggként aggokként
essive-modal
inessive aggban aggokban
superessive aggon aggokon
adessive aggnál aggoknál
illative aggba aggokba
sublative aggra aggokra
allative agghoz aggokhoz
elative aggból aggokból
delative aggról aggokról
ablative aggtól aggoktól
Possessive forms of agg
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. aggom aggjaim
2nd person sing. aggod aggjaid
3rd person sing. aggja aggjai
1st person plural aggunk aggjaink
2nd person plural aggotok aggjaitok
3rd person plural aggjuk aggjaik

References[edit]

  1. ^ Entry #907 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
  2. ^ Gábor Zaicz, Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete, Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse aga (to threaten), from Proto-Germanic *agaz (fear, dread), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂egʰ- (to be depressed, afraid). Cognates include Ancient Greek ἄχος (ákhos, distress, pain), English ey and awe

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

agg n (definite singular agget, uncountable)

  1. enmity, ill will (often implying that the enmity is hidden)

Further reading[edit]


Scots[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

agg (plural aggs)

  1. (Shetland, Orkney) The wash of waves on the seashore as caused by a steady wind from the sea.
  2. (Shetland, Orkney) Foam near the shore and its contents.
  3. (Shetland, Orkney) Stir, eagerness.

Verb[edit]

agg (third-person singular present aggs, present participle aggin, past agged, past participle agged)

  1. (Orkney) to swarm
  2. (Orkney) to be full of

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse aga (to threaten), from Proto-Germanic *agaz (fear, dread), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂egʰ- (to be depressed, afraid). Cognates include Ancient Greek ἄχος (ákhos, distress, pain), English ey and awe.

Noun[edit]

agg n

  1. aversion, grudge, hate

Declension[edit]

Declension of agg 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative agg agget
Genitive aggs aggets

Westrobothnian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ăgg

  1. inside out
    agg sia
    the reverse side

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

āgg f (definite singular āggă, singulare tantum)

  1. water that flows back against the current due to terrain or rocks
  2. whirlpool

References[edit]

  • Stenberg, Pehr, Widmark, Gusten “agg a ăgg”, “agga f indecl.sgt. āgg”, in Ordbok över Umemålet [Dictionary of the Umeå speech], →ISBN, page 5