slegge

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Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English sleċġ, from Proto-Germanic *slagjǭ. The final vowel is generalised from the Old English inflected forms.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

slegge (plural slegges)

  1. sledgehammer

Descendants[edit]

  • English: sledge
  • Scots: sleg

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

slegge f (definite singular slegga, indefinite plural slegger, definite plural sleggene)

  1. alternative form of sleggje

Verb[edit]

slegge (present tense sleggar, past tense slegga, past participle slegga, passive infinitive sleggast, present participle sleggande, imperative slegge/slegg)

  1. alternative form of sleggje