misg

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish mescae ‎(drunkenness, intoxication) or mescc ‎(drunk, intoxicated), from Proto-Indo-European *meik-sko- ‎(mixed), from *meik- ‎(to mix).

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misg f ‎(genitive singular misge)

  1. drunkenness, intoxication, inebriation
    Uair air mhisg is uair air uisge.‎ ― One day drunk and one day drinking water. (literally "One time on drunkenness and one time on water.")

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