auge

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See also: Auge, augé, and auge-

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَوْج(ʾawj), from Persian اوگ(owg).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

auge m (plural auges)

  1. apogee
  2. peak, zenith

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin alveus; according to the TLFi etymological dictionary, it was a (very early) borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /oʒ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

auge f (plural auges)

  1. trough (long, narrow container for feeding animals)
  2. (masonry) mixing tub, mortar box (pan or tub for mixing mortar)
  3. bucket (of a water wheel)
  4. (anatomy) intermandibular region (of a horse or other mammal)

Verb[edit]

auge

  1. first-person singular present indicative of auger
  2. third-person singular present indicative of auger
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of auger
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of auger
  5. second-person singular imperative of auger

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَوْج(ʾawj), from Persian اوگ(owg). Compare Catalan and Spanish auge.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈau̯.d͡ʒe/, [ˈäu̯d͡ʒe]
  • Hyphenation: àu‧ge

Noun[edit]

auge f (plural augi)

  1. (astronomy) apogee
    Synonym: apogeo
  2. (figuratively) height, apex
    essere all’auge della gioventùto be in the prime of youth
    essere in augeto be in vogue

Further reading[edit]

  • auge in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

augē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of augeō

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

auge n (definite singular auget, indefinite plural auge, definite plural auga)

  1. Alternative form of auga

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَوْج(ʾawj), from Persian اوگ(owg).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

auge m (plural auges)

  1. height, peak

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَوْج(ʾawj), from Persian اوگ(owg).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈauxe/, [ˈau̯xe]

Noun[edit]

auge m (plural auges)

  1. boom, rise, growth
  2. (also figuratively) peak, zenith, heyday
    Synonym: cenit
    • 2020 January 18, Jaime Santirso, “El lado oscuro de TikTok, el rey chino de los vídeos relámpago”, in El País[1]:
      El auge de la plataforma, además, subraya la pujanza tecnológica del gigante asiático.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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Westrobothnian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse auga, from Proto-Germanic *augô.

Noun[edit]

auge n (definite singular auge, definite plural auga)

  1. (anatomy) Eye.[1][2]
    Hä kȯm ’n sȯger i ögäThere came a smolder in the eye
    Vattnä sputä midt mela auga å mäg'The water spouted right between my eyes
    Auga tillrä ti omHis eyes rolled around
    hä rit åt ögomit hurts my eyes, it irritates, is offensive

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rietz, Johan Ernst, “AUGE”, in Svenskt dialektlexikon: ordbok öfver svenska allmogespråket [Swedish dialectal lexicon: a dictionary for the Swedish lects] (in Swedish), 1962 edition, Lund: C. W. K. Gleerups Förlag, published 1862–1867, page 15
  2. ^ Lindgren, J. V., 1940, “öga”, in Orbok över Burträskmålet, page 164