tage

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See also: Tage and tåge

Cimbrian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • tag (Sette Comuni)

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German tag, tac, from Old High German tag, tac, from Proto-West Germanic *dag, from Proto-Germanic *dagaz. Cognate with German Tag, English day.

Noun[edit]

tage m (plural tang)

  1. (Luserna) day

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • “tage” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle isole linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien
  • “tage” in Cimbrian, Ladin, Mòcheno: Getting to know 3 peoples. 2015. Servizio minoranze linguistiche locali della Provincia autonoma di Trento, Trento, Italy.

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Danish takæ, taghæ, from Old Norse taka, from Proto-Germanic *tēkaną (to touch). Cognate with Norwegian ta, Swedish ta, and Dutch taken. English take is an early loan from Old Norse.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ta(ːˀ)/, [ˈtˢa], [ˈtˢæˀ]
  • Rhymes: -a

Verb[edit]

tage (past tense tog, past participle taget, attributive common tagen, attributive definite or plural tagne)

  1. to take, get, pick up
  2. to catch, hold
  3. to charge (to take money)
  4. to go somewhere (with a preposition phrase)
  5. to occupy, steal (to take what is not yours)
  6. to pick up (a phone)
    Vi har prøvet at komme i kontakt med hende, men hun tager ikke sin telefon.
    We've tried contacting her, but she's not picking up her phone.
    Vil du tage den? Mine hænder er våde.
    Will you pick it up? My hands are wet.

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /taːɣə/, [ˈtˢæːjə], [ˈtˢæːæ]

Noun[edit]

tage n

  1. indefinite plural of tag

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tago +‎ -e.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adverb[edit]

tage

  1. by day, during the day, in the daytime

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tage

  1. inflection of tagen:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative