dug

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English[edit]

Etymology[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.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dug ‎(plural dugs)

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

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

dug

  1. simple past tense and past participle of dig

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse dǫgg ‎(dew), from Proto-Germanic *dawwō ‎(dew), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰewh₂- ‎(smoke, haze). Cognate with German Tau ‎(dew).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /duɡ/, [d̥uɡ̊]

Noun[edit]

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

  1. dew

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse dúkr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /duːɡ/, [d̥uːˀ]

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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Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

dug

  1. to insert; push in
  2. to hide, conceal
  3. (informal) to have sex

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

dug

  1. rafsi of dugri.

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

dug

  1. imperative of duga and duge

Scots[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dȗg m ‎(Cyrillic spelling ду̑г)

  1. debt
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *dьlgъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

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

  1. long
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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

dug

  1. imperative of duga.

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

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.