magu

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Estonian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *mako, ultimately loaned from Proto-Germanic *magô. Cognate to Votic mako.

Noun[edit]

magu (genitive mao, partitive magu)

  1. (anatomy) stomach
  2. (colloquial, pejorative for humans) belly

Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *maku.

Noun[edit]

magu (genitive mao, partitive magu)

  1. (archaic) taste, flavour

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

magu

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌰𐌲𐌿

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

magu

  1. Rōmaji transcription of マグ

Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Finnish maku.

Noun[edit]

magu

  1. taste

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]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑ.ɡu/, [ˈmɑ.ɣu]

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]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) 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

Welsh[edit]

Verb[edit]

magu (first-person singular present magaf)

  1. (transitive) to rear, to raise, to bring up
  2. (transitive or intransitive) to breed
  3. (transitive) to nurse

Conjugation[edit]

  • Alternative third-person singular subjunctive (literary): maco

Derived terms[edit]

  • mag (fry)
  • magwr (rearer, fosterer)

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
magu fagu unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.