dug

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

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dug

  1. simple past tense and past participle of dig (replacing earlier digged)

Etymology 2[edit]

From earlier dugge ("pap, teat"; compare also English dialectal ducky, dukky (the female breast)), apparently connected to Danish dægge (to suckle), Swedish dägga (to suck), Old English dēon (to suckle). More at doe. Compare doug

Noun[edit]

dug (plural dugs)

  1. (chiefly in the plural) A mammary gland on a domestic mammal with more than two breasts.

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse dǫgg (dew), from Proto-Germanic *dawwō, *dawwaz (dew), cognate with Swedish dagg, English dew, German Tau (dew), Dutch dauw.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /duɡ/, [ˈd̥uɡ̊]

Noun[edit]

dug c (singular definite duggen, not used in plural form)

  1. dew
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German dūk, dōk, from Proto-Germanic *dōkaz, cognate with German Tuch, Dutch doek (Old Norse dúkr is also borrowed from Low German).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /duːˀ/, [ˈd̥uˀ]

Noun[edit]

dug c (singular definite dugen, plural indefinite duge)

  1. tablecloth (a cloth used to cover and protect a table, especially for a dining table)
  2. a piece of canvas or cloth
  3. a piece of bunting (material from which flags are made)
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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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dug

  1. (transitive) to stick, tuck, insert, push in
    Synonym: illeszt
  2. (transitive) to hide, conceal
    Synonym: rejt
  3. (transitive, informal) to have sex
    Synonyms: szexel, kefél

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

dug

  1. imperative of duga and duge

Scots[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English docga (hound, powerful breed of dog). Cognate with English dog.

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Noun[edit]

dug (plural dugs)

  1. dog.

Verb[edit]

dug (third-person singular present dugs, present participle duggin, past duggit, past participle duggit)

  1. To stand up to; to outlast.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *dъlgъ.

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dȗg m (Cyrillic spelling ду̑г)

  1. debt
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *dьlgъ. Cognate with Czech dlouhý.

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dȕg (definite dȕgī, comparative dȕžī, Cyrillic spelling ду̏г)

  1. long
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Swedish[edit]

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dug

  1. imperative of duga.

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Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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dug

  1. (obsolete, literary) third-person singular past of dwyn

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
dug ddug nug unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Yola[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English dogge, from Old English docga.

Noun[edit]

dug

  1. dog

References[edit]

  • Jacob Poole (1867) , William Barnes, editor, A glossary, with some pieces of verse, of the old dialect of the English colony in the baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, J. Russell Smith, →ISBN