arg

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See also: Arg, ARG, and Arg.

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening.

Noun[edit]

arg ‎(plural args)

  1. (computing, programming, informal) An argument; a value passed as a parameter.
    The first arg needs to be an int.

Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Arbëreshë; from Proto-Albanian *arga, from Proto-Indo-European *Horgʰi (compare Armenian ոջիլ ‎(oǰil)).

Noun[edit]

arg m

  1. (Arbëreshë) nit

Estonian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

arg ‎(genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. cowardly

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old High German arg.

Adjective[edit]

arg ‎(comparative ärger, superlative am ärgsten)

  1. bad

Declension[edit]

External links[edit]

  • arg in Duden online

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

arg ‎(present analytic argann, future analytic argfaidh, verbal noun argain, past participle argtha)

  1. (transitive) destroy, plunder

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
arg n-arg harg t-arg
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Old High German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *argaz, whence also Old English earg, Old Norse argr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

arg

  1. bad, wicked, godless

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Joseph Wright, An Old High German Primer

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse argr, from Proto-Germanic *argaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃orǵʰ-, *h₃erǵʰ- ‎(to copulate).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

arg (comparative argare, superlative argast)

  1. angry

Declension[edit]

Inflection of arg
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular arg argare argast
Neuter singular argt argare argast
Plural arga argare argast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 arge argare argaste
All arga argare argaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

Synonyms[edit]