sog

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See also: Sog, SOG, sög, sǫg, søg, and sog.

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin. Possibly of North Germanic origin (compare Icelandic söggur (moist), dialectal Norwegian søgg (moist), dialectal Swedish sögg, sygg (something moist)), from Old Norse söggr (dank, wet), from Proto-Germanic *sawwijaz, a derivative of Proto-Germanic *sawwą (moisture, sap, juice), related to Old English ġesēaw (full of moisture, soaked), Old English sēaw (moisture, juice, humour).[1] The verb is possibly related to soak.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sog (plural sogs)

  1. Marsh-like land, bog-like land.

Verb[edit]

sog (third-person singular simple present sogs, present participle sogging, simple past and past participle sogged)

  1. (transitive) To soak, steep or saturate.
  2. (intransitive) To be soaked, steeped or saturated.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ sog in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch zeug.

Noun[edit]

sog (plural sôe)

  1. sow

German[edit]

Verb[edit]

sog

  1. First-person singular preterite of saugen.
  2. Third-person singular preterite of saugen.

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sog n (genitive singular sogs, no plural)

  1. suction

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Volapük[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sog (plural sogs)

  1. society
  2. club
  3. organization

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