pigge

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

pigge c

  1. indefinite plural of pig

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English *picga; further etymology is disputed.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pigge (plural pigges)

  1. A piglet or young pig.
  2. A pig irrespective of age. [from 14th c.]
  3. The meat of swine or pigs [from 14th c.]

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: pig
    • Torres Strait Creole: pig
    • Abenaki: piks (from "pigs")
    • Malecite-Passamaquoddy: piks (from "pigs")
  • Scots: pig

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Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pigge

  1. absolute definite natural masculine form of pigg.