magu

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

magu

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌰𐌲𐌿

Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *maguz (boy, girl, child), from Proto-Indo-European *maghu- (fellow, bachelor, unmarried). Cognate with Old Saxon magu (boy), Old Norse mǫgr (son, boy), Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌲𐌿𐍃 (magus, child, boy).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

magu m (nominative plural maga)

  1. (poetic) son, boy
  2. (poetic) servant, retainer
  3. (poetic) man, hero, warrior

Derived terms[edit]


Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Related to Finnish maku.

Noun[edit]

magu

  1. taste, flavour

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of magu
nominative sing. magu
genitive sing. magun
partitive sing. magud
partitive plur. maguid
singular plural
nominative magu magud
accusative magun magud
genitive magun maguiden
partitive magud maguid
essive-instructive magun maguin
translative maguks maguikš
inessive magus maguiš
elative maguspäi maguišpäi
illative  ? maguihe
adessive magul maguil
ablative magulpäi maguilpäi
allative magule maguile
abessive maguta maguita
comitative magunke maguidenke
prolative magudme maguidme
approximative I magunno maguidenno
approximative II magunnoks maguidennoks
egressive magunnopäi maguidennopäi
terminative I  ? maguihesai
terminative II magulesai maguilesai
terminative III magussai
additive I  ? maguihepäi
additive II magulepäi maguilepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “вкус”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika