bisig

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *bisīg (diligent, zealous, busy).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbi.sij/, [ˈbi.zij]

Adjective[edit]

bisiġ

  1. busy

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: busi, besy, bisi

Tagalog[edit]

Noun[edit]

bisig

  1. (anatomy) arm; forearm
  2. (figuratively) labor; manpower