junc

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Middle High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German jung, from Proto-Germanic *jungaz, whence also Old Saxon jung, giung, Old English ġeong, Old Norse ungr, Gothic 𐌾𐌿𐌲𐌲𐍃 (juggs). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁en-.

Adjective[edit]

junc

  1. young

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin juvencus, iuvencus, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁n̥ḱós, derived from *h₂yuh₁en-, derived from the root *h₂ey- (vital force”, “life).

Noun[edit]

junc m (plural junci, feminine equivalent juncă)

  1. a young bullock
    Synonyms: mânzat, tuluc (regional)

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