eg

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English[edit]

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Adverb[edit]

eg (not comparable)

  1. Alternative form of e.g..

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Dutch eg

Noun[edit]

eg (plural êe or egge)

  1. (agriculture) harrow
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch eggen

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

eg (present eg, present participle eggende, past participle geëg)

  1. to harrow; to work the land with a harrow

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse eik, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eiǵ- (oak).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

eg c (singular definite egen, plural indefinite ege)

  1. oak, oak tree (tree or wood)

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

eg f (plural eggen, diminutive egje n)

  1. harrow

Verb[edit]

eg

  1. first-person singular present indicative of eggen
  2. imperative of eggen

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ek, from Proto-Norse ᛖᚲ (ek), from Proto-Germanic *ek (whence also Old English , Old High German ih), from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

Pronoun[edit]

eg (plural vit; possessive adjectives mín, mítt)

  1. I (first-person singular personal pronoun)
    Eg eti døgurða — I am eating dinner.

Declension[edit]

Personal pronouns - Persónsfornøvn
Singular (eintal) 1. 2. 3. m 3. f 3. n
Nominative (hvørfall) eg hann hon tað
Accusative (hvønnfall) meg teg hana
Dative (hvørjumfall) mær tær honum henni
Genitive (hvørsfall) mín tín hansara hennara tess
Plural (fleirtal) 1. 2. 3. m 3. f 3. n
Nominative (hvørfall) vit tit teir tær tey
Accusative (hvønnfall) okkum tykkum
Dative (hvørjumfall) teimum
Genitive (hvørsfall) okkara tykkara teirra

Synonyms[edit]

  • jeg (Suðuroy dialect)

Icelandic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ek (very archaic)
  • ég (modern)

Etymology[edit]

From older Icelandic ek, from Old Norse ek, from Proto-Norse ᛖᚲ (ek), from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂. Compare with Faroese eg, Norn eg and Norwegian Nynorsk eg.

Pronoun[edit]

eg (personal pronoun)

  1. (poetic, archaic) I (first-person singular personal pronoun)

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Jamaican Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English egg.

Noun[edit]

eg

  1. egg

Norn[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ek, from Proto-Norse ᛖᚲ (ek), from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

Pronoun[edit]

eg

  1. I (first-person singular personal pronoun)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ek, from Proto-Germanic *ek, from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

eg (accusative meg)

  1. I (first-person singular personal pronoun)

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Pumpokol[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Yeniseian *ʔes. Compare Kott ēš, Arin es,. Also from the same root is Pumpokol "sky".

Noun[edit]

eg

  1. God