masc

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See also: masc., MASc, M.A.Sc., M. A. Sc., masć, and maść

English[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

masc

  1. masculine

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Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *maską, from Proto-Indo-European *mezg- ‎(to knit, twist, plait). Akin to Old High German māsca ‎(mesh), Old Saxon maska ‎(net), Old Norse mǫskvi, mǫskun ‎(mesh), Old English mæscre ‎(mesh).

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Noun[edit]

masc n

  1. net
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Etymology 3[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *maiską ‎(mixture, mash), from Proto-Indo-European *meik- ‎(to mix). Akin to Middle Low German masch, mēsch, meisch ‎(unfermented malt sap, mash), Middle High German meisch ‎(mash) (German Maisch ‎(crushed grapes)), Swedish mäsk "mash, feed for animals", Old English miscian, mixian ‎(to mix). More at mix.

Noun[edit]

māsc n

  1. mash
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  • Attested only in compounds
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