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mæg

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When one subtracts from life infancy (which is vegetation), sleep, eating and swilling, buttoning and unbuttoning—how much remains of downright existence? The summer of a dormouse.
Lord Byron
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Old English

Etymology 1

From Germanic *maga- ‘kin’. Cognate with Middle Dutch maech (Dutch maag), Old High German māg, Gothic 𐌼𐌴𐌲𐍃 ‘son-in-law’.

Pronunciation

Noun

mǣġ, -es m (Plural māgas)

  1. kin, parent
    mægæ medu "mead for the kinsman" (Undley bracteate)
Related terms

mǣġþ

Etymology 2

See magan

Pronunciation

Verb

mæġ

  1. Third person present form of magan

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