galge

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese ギャルゲー (gyaruge), a shortening of ギャルゲーム (gyaru gēmu), itself from English gal game.

Noun[edit]

galge (plural galge)

  1. (video games) A video game centered around interactions with attractive anime-style girls.

Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

galge

  1. plural of galg

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse galgi, from Proto-Germanic *galgô, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰalgʰ-, *ǵʰalg- (long switch, rod, shaft, pole, perch).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡaljə/, [ˈɡ̊aljə]

Noun[edit]

galge c (singular definite galgen, plural indefinite galger)

  1. gallows (wooden framework on which persons are put to death by hanging)
  2. gibbet (an upright post with a crosspiece used for execution and subsequent public display)

Inflection[edit]

See also[edit]


Northern Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈkalːke/

Verb[edit]

galge

  1. inflection of galgat:
    1. first-person dual present indicative
    2. third-person plural past indicative

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse galgi.

Noun[edit]

galge m (definite singular galgen, indefinite plural galger, definite plural galgene)

  1. gallows (structure for hanging condemned prisoners)
  2. a gantry

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse galgi

Noun[edit]

galge m (definite singular galgen, indefinite plural galgar, definite plural galgane)

  1. gallows (structure for hanging condemned prisoners)
  2. a gantry

References[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Galgen.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡâːlɡe/
  • Hyphenation: gal‧ge

Noun[edit]

gȃlge f pl (Cyrillic spelling га̑лге)

  1. (Kajkavian, plural only) gallows
    • 1936, Miroslav Krleža, “Galženjačka” in The Ballads of Petrica Kerempuh:
      Z tega pekla ni nazaj,
      bogcu galge, grofu raj,
      čerleni maj, kervavi maj.
      From this hell there is no going back:
      gallows for the poor man, paradise for the Count,
      a scarlet May, a bloody May.

Swedish[edit]

galge, as in coat hanger

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish galghe, from Old Norse galgi, from Proto-Germanic *galgô, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰalgʰ-, *ǵʰalg- (long switch, rod, shaft, pole, perch).

Noun[edit]

galge c

  1. gallows (wooden framework on which persons are put to death by hanging)
  2. coat hanger

Declension[edit]

Declension of galge 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative galge galgen galgar galgarna
Genitive galges galgens galgars galgarnas

Synonyms[edit]