mægen

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

mægen

  1. (Early Middle English) Alternative form of mayn

Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *maganą, *maginą, whence also Old Saxon megin, Old High German magan, megin, Old Norse magn, megin, megn. See also magan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mæġen n

  1. strength, power
  2. force, army
  3. virtue, efficacy, efficiency
  4. (in compounds) very
    mæġenheardvery hard

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: main
  • English: maegen