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Etymology 1

Via Old French from Latin pāgina.

Noun

Singular
page

Plural
{{{1}}}

page ({{{1}}})
  1. One side of a leaf of a book or manuscript.
  2. The type set up for printing a page.
  3. (figuratively) A record; a writing.
    the page of history
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Verb

Infinitive
to page

Third person singular
pag

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to page (third-person singular simple present pag, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To mark or number the pages of, as a book or manuscript
  2. (transitive) To furnish with folios.
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Etymology 2

From Italian paggio, probably from Greek παιδίον (boy), from παῖς (child). Used In English from 13th century onwards.

Noun

Singular
page

Plural
{{{1}}}

page ({{{1}}})
  1. (obsolete) A serving boy - a youth attending a person of high degree, especially at courts, as a position of honor and education;
  2. (UK) a youth employed for doing errands, waiting on the door, and similar service in households;
  3. (US) a boy employed to wait upon the members of a legislative body.
  4. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) the common name given to an employee whose main purpose is to replace materials that have either been checked out or otherwise moved, back to their shelves.
  5. A boy child.
  6. A contrivance, as a band, pin, snap, or the like, to hold the skirt of a woman's dress from the ground.
  7. A track along which pallets carrying newly molded bricks are conveyed to the hack.
  8. Any one of several species of South American moths of the genus Urania.
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Verb

Infinitive
to page

Third person singular
pag

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to page (third-person singular simple present pag, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To attend (someone) as a page.
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To call or summon (someone).
  3. (transitive) To contact (someone) by means of a pager.
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French

Pronunciation

Noun

page f. (plural pages)

  1. page (of a book, etc)

Noun

page m. (plural pages)

  1. page, page boy

Swedish

Noun

page c. (plural pager, def singular pagen, def plural pagerna)

  1. page, serving boy

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