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micel

Old English

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Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *mikilo-, from Proto-Indo-European *ang. Cognate with Old Saxon mikil, Old High German mihhil, Old Norse mikill (Swedish mycken, Norwegian mye/mykje and mykjen). The Germanic is cognate with Ancient Greek μέγας (great).

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈmitʃel/

Adjective

miċel

  1. big, large; great
  2. much

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