tåg

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See also: TAG, Tag, tag, and tág

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German toge, toch, from Old Saxon *tugi, from Proto-Germanic *tugiz. Cognate with Dutch teug, German Zug, Old English tyge.

Swedes would make no difference between tåg in vikingatåg ‎(viking raid), korståg ‎(crusade), fälttåg, krigståg, and plundringståg ‎(pillage raid), but in Danish they use different words, indicating different etymologies:

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tåg n

  1. a railroad train (string of waggons)
  2. a train, a march, a military campaign, a caravan (string of people walking)
  3. a raid, a journey
  4. a rope

Declension[edit]

Inflection of tåg 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative tåg tåget tåg tågen
Genitive tågs tågets tågs tågens

Related terms[edit]

railroad train
procession
raid
rope

References[edit]