mægden

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Proto-Germanic *magadīną, from Proto-Indo-European *mogʰʷotīnom, diminutive of *mogʰʷótis (girl) (whence mægþ). Cognate with Old High German magatin.

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mæġden n

  1. girl, young unmarried woman

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