bugan

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbʊɡən/, /ˈbuːɡən/, /ˈbəɡən/

Etymology[edit]

Welsh bwgan (hobgoblin), from Middle Welsh, possibly from Middle English bugge

Noun[edit]

bugan (plural bugans)

  1. hobgoblin, evil spirit

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *beuganą. Cognate with Old Saxon būgan, Middle Dutch bugen, biegen (Dutch buigen), Old High German biogan (German biegen), Gothic 𐌱𐌹𐌿𐌲𐌰𐌽 (biugan).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbuːɡɑn/, [ˈbuːɣɑn]

Verb[edit]

būgan

  1. to bend, bow (down)
  2. to turn away, withdraw

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *beuganą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

būgan

  1. to bend, bow (down)

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