maga

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Breton[edit]

Verb[edit]

maga

  1. to feed

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

maga f (plural magues)

  1. feminine equivalent of mag

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɒɡɒ]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ma‧ga

Pronoun[edit]

maga (plural maguk)

  1. (personal) you (formal, singular)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative maga
accusative magát
dative magának
instrumental magával
causal-final magáért
translative magává
terminative magáig
essive-formal magaként
essive-modal
inessive magában
superessive magán
adessive magánál
illative magába
sublative magára
allative magához
elative magából
delative magáról
ablative magától

See also[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

maga

  1. (reflexive) oneself, himself, herself, itself
    Péter lelőtte magát.‎ ― Peter has shot himself.

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative maga
accusative magát
dative magának
instrumental magával
causal-final magáért
translative magává
terminative magáig
essive-formal magaként
essive-modal
inessive magában
superessive magán
adessive magánál
illative magába
sublative magára
allative magához
elative magából
delative magáról
ablative magától

Derived terms[edit]


Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

maga

  1. indefinite accusative singular of magi
  2. indefinite dative singular of magi
  3. indefinite genitive singular of magi
  4. indefinite accusative plural of magi
  5. indefinite genitive plural of magi

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

maga f (plural maghe, masculine mago)

  1. magician, sorceress, enchantress, conjurer
  2. charmer, beguiler

Jamaican Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English meager/meagre

Adjective[edit]

maga

  1. skinny
    Sorry fe maga dog, maga dog, turn round bite you — Peter Tosh, Maga Dog, 1964

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

maga

  1. nominative feminine singular of magus
  2. nominative neuter plural of magus
  3. accusative neuter plural of magus
  4. vocative feminine singular of magus
  5. nominative neuter plural of magus

magā

  1. ablative feminine singular of magus

References[edit]


Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the verb magan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

maga

  1. capable

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *magô, from Indo-European *mak- ‘bag, belly’. Cognate with Old Frisian maga (West Frisian mage), Old Saxon mago (Low German mage), Middle Dutch maghe (Dutch maag), Old High German mago (German Magen), Old Norse magi (Swedish mage). The Indo-European root is also the source of Celtic *makno- (Welsh megin ‘bellows’), Slavic *mošьnā (Old Church Slavonic мошьна(mošĭna), Russian мошна(mošna, pocket, bag)), Baltic *maka- (Lithuanian mãkas ‘purse’).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maga m (nominative plural magan)

  1. maw
  2. stomach

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: mawe

Etymology 3[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *mēgô(relative, in-law), from Proto-Indo-European *mag'-(to be able, help). Cognate with Old Frisian mēch(relative, kinsman), Old Saxon māg(a relation), Old High German māg(relative, kinsman), Old Norse mágr(father-in-law), Gothic 𐌼𐌴𐌲𐍃(megs, son-in-law). More at may.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

māga m (nominative plural māgan)

  1. son
  2. relative

Etymology 4[edit]

Inflected forms.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

māga

  1. genitive plural of mǣġ

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maga

  1. nominative plural of magu
  2. accusative plural of magu
  3. genitive singular of magu
  4. Gentitive plural form of magu
  5. dative singular of magu

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

maga f (plural magas)

  1. feminine equivalent of mago

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

maga f (plural magas)

  1. female magician, female conjurer

Related terms[edit]