plage

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See also: Plage and plagë

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French, from Latin plaga.

Noun[edit]

plage ‎(plural plages)

  1. (geography, obsolete) a region; country
    • Chaucer
      The plages of the north.
  2. (astronomy) a bright region in the chromosphere of the Sun

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /plaːɡə/, [ˈpʰlæːjə]

Noun[edit]

plage c (singular definite plagen, plural indefinite plager)

  1. nuisance, pest

Inflection[edit]

Verb[edit]

plage ‎(imperative plag, infinitive at plage, present tense plager, past tense plagede, perfect tense har plaget)

  1. bully
  2. pester
  3. worry

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Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

plage

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of plagen

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin plagia, from Latin plaga, Cognate with Galician praia, Italian spiaggia, Occitan plaja, Portuguese praia, and Spanish playa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

plage f ‎(plural plages)

  1. beach
  2. (mathematics) range

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin plaga, via Low German plage and Old Norse plága

Noun[edit]

plage f, m ‎(definite singular plaga or plagen, indefinite plural plager, definite plural plagene)

  1. a plague (especially biblical)
  2. an affliction, illness, pain
  3. a bother, nuisance, pest, worry

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse plága

Verb[edit]

plage ‎(imperative plag, present tense plager, passive plages, simple past plaga or plaget or plagde, past participle plaga or plaget or plagd, present participle plagende)

  1. to afflict, bother, pester, plague, torment, trouble

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin plaga, via Low German plage and Old Norse plága

Noun[edit]

plage f ‎(definite singular plaga, indefinite plural plager, definite plural plagene)

  1. a plague (especially biblical)
  2. an affliction, illness, pain
  3. a bother, nuisance, pest, worry

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