mugg

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

mugg m (definite singular muggen, uncountable)

  1. mould

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse mugga f.

Noun[edit]

mugg m (definite singular muggen, indefinite plural muggar, definite plural muggane)

  1. (usually collective, uncountable) mould (layer)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Related to  n.

Noun[edit]

mugg m (definite singular muggen, uncountable)

  1. small waste particles; dust
Usage notes[edit]
  • Prior to a 2019 revision, neuter was considered co-standard as its grammatical gender.[1] With the change, the form mugget was made obsolete.
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Danish muk, from Middle Low German muke.

Noun[edit]

mugg m (definite singular muggen, uncountable)

  1. (medicine) mud fever (skin disease in horses)

Etymology 4[edit]

Of unknown origin.

Noun[edit]

mugg m (definite singular muggen, indefinite plural muggar, definite plural muggane)

  1. a kind of cotton cloth

Etymology 5[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

mugg

  1. imperative of mugga and mugge

References[edit]

  1. ^ Language Council of Norway, Spelling decisions since 2012 (in Norwegian, retrieved 12.21.20)

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin. Possibly from Old Norse múgr (mass, heap (of corn)).[1]

Noun[edit]

mugg c

  1. mug; a large cup
  2. mug or cup; travel mug, children's mug
  3. (informal, definite form singular only) the toilet

Declension[edit]

Declension of mugg 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative mugg muggen muggar muggarna
Genitive muggs muggens muggars muggarnas

References[edit]

  1. ^ van der Sijs, Nicoline, editor (2010), “mok1”, in Etymologiebank, Meertens Institute