pigg

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See also: PIgG and pIgG

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pigg (plural piggs)

  1. A piggin.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse pík f

Noun[edit]

pigg m (definite singular piggen, indefinite plural pigger, definite plural piggene)

  1. a spike
  2. a stud (e.g. on a studded tyre)
  3. a spine or quill (on an animal)
  4. a barb (on barbed wire)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse pík f

Noun[edit]

pigg m (definite singular piggen, indefinite plural piggar, definite plural piggane)

  1. a spike
  2. a stud (e.g. on a studded tyre)
  3. a spine or quill (on an animal)
  4. a barb (on barbed wire)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]