auge

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See also: Auge, augé, and auge-

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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]

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 mammals)

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. first-person singular present subjunctive of auger
  5. second-person singular imperative of auger

References[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

auge f (plural augi)

  1. apogee
  2. (figuratively) height, apex
    in auge - fashionable

Latin[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

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]

Noun[edit]

auge m (plural auges)

  1. peak, zenith

Synonyms[edit]


Westrobothnian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

auge n (definite singular or plural auga, definite plural augen)

  1. (anatomy) eye
    Hä kȯm ’n sȯger i ögä.
    There came a smolder in the eye.
    Vattnä sputä midt mela auga å mäg
    The water spouted right between my eyes
    Auga tillrä ti om
    His eyes rolled around
    hä rit åt ögom
    it hurts my eyes, it irritates, is offensive

Derived terms[edit]