hogh

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Old Norse haugr hill, mound; akin to English high. See high.

Pronunciation[edit]

Homophone: hoe

Noun[edit]

hogh (plural hoghs)

  1. (obsolete) A hill; a cliff.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for hogh in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Cornish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *sukkos, from Proto-Indo-European *suh₁- (swine).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Revived Middle Cornish) IPA(key): [hɔːx]
  • (Revived Late Cornish) IPA(key): [hoːʰ]

Noun[edit]

hogh m (plural hohes)

  1. pig

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