mæger

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *magraz (lean, meager), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mh₂ḱros. Compare Old High German magar, Old Norse magr. Also cognate, through Indo-European, with Latin macer, whence modern English meager, through Old French.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mæġer

  1. meager; lean

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse magr, from Proto-Germanic *magraz (lean, meager), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mh₂ḱros. Compare Old High German magar, Old English mæger.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mæger

  1. meager; lean