drage

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See also: dragé

Central Franconian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German *dragan, northern variant of tragan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

drage (third-person singular present drät, past tense drooch, past participle jedrage)

  1. (most dialects of Ripuarian) to carry; to bear; to wear

Danish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse dreki, from Middle Low German drake, from Latin dracō, from Ancient Greek δράκων (drákōn, dragon)

Noun[edit]

drage c (singular definite dragen, plural indefinite drager)

  1. dragon (legendary creature)
  2. drake (a small type of wingless dragon)
  3. kite
  4. hang glider (unpowered aircraft)
  5. dragon keelboat
  6. Viking longship
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse draga, from Proto-Germanic *draganą, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰreǵ- (pull, draw, drag).

Verb[edit]

drage (imperative drag, present tense drager, past tense drog, past participle draget, dragen, dragne)

  1. draw
  2. attract, allure
  3. go, march, travel

Etymology 3[edit]

From French dragée.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

drage c (singular definite drageen, plural indefinite drageer)

  1. dragée
Inflection[edit]

Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

drage

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of dragen

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek "drakon" and Old Norse dreki

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

drage m (definite singular dragen, indefinite plural drager, definite plural dragene)

  1. a dragon
  2. a kite

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse draga, from Proto-Germanic *draganą, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰreǵ-.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

drage (imperative dra, present tense dreg, simple past drog, past participle drege, present participle dragande)

  1. to pull; drag
  2. to leave; depart; go
    å drage på ferie
    to go on holiday

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