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English

Etymology

Contraction of "cybernetic organism", via cyborg

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
borg

Plural
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  1. cyborg
    quotations:
    • 2003:"You'll also have to put together a team or Force of borgs that you won from winning battles. Before battle you assemble your Force within the GF Energy Limit. Each borg has a cost attached to them and this GF Energy Limit is kind of like your budget." — "Gotcha Force review", GameFAQs, [1]

Verb

Infinitive
to borg

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to borg (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. Alternative spelling of Borg.

Danish

Noun

borg c

  1. castle, stronghold

Dutch

Verb

borg

  1. singular past tense of bergen
  2. first person singular present tense of borgen

Noun

borg m. (plural borgen, no diminutive)

  1. surety
  2. guarantor

Icelandic

Declension of borg
(singular) (plural)
(indefinite) (definite) (indefinite) (definite)
nominative borg borgin borgir borgirnar
accusative borg borgina borgir borgirnar
dative borg borginni borgum borgunum
genitive borgar borgarinnar borga borganna
Other words with the same declension


Pronunciation

  • IPA: [ˈb̥ɔrɡ̊]

Noun

borg f. (borg-ar, borg-ir)

  1. a town, a city
  2. a castle
  3. a rocky hill

Derived terms


Swedish

Etymology 1

From Old Swedish borgh f. (fortress, city), from Old Norse borg (also: bulwark, wall), from Proto-Germanic *burgs, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerǵʰ-. Akin to English borough, burgh, Old Irish bri (whence the name Birgitta).

Pronunciation

Noun

borg c.

Inflection for borg Singular Plural
common Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative borg borgen borgar borgarna
Genitive borgs borgens borgars borgarnas
  1. a fortified castle
See also

Etymology 2

From English, from cyborg.

Noun

borg c.

Inflection for borg Singular Plural
common Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative
Genitive
  1. (Star Trek) a borg

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