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Etymology

From Old English weg. Cognate with Dutch weg, German Weg, Swedish väg.

Noun

Singular
way

Plural
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  1. A path.
  2. An unspecified distance.
    1912 Jack Judge and Henry "Harry" James Williams, a marching and music hall song, It`s a Long Way to Tipperary, popularized esp. by British troops in World War One:
    • It`s a long way to Tipperary, / it`s a long way to go.
  3. A method of doing something.
  4. The means to navigate a path.
  5. Possiblility (usually in the phrases 'any way' and 'no way').
  6. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A tradition within the modern pagan faith of Heathenry, dedication to a specific deity or craft, Way of wyrd, Way of runes, Way of Thor etc.
  7. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) ways the sloping structures on which ships are built and launched

Quotations

  • (means to navigate a path) "Do you know the way to San Jose?" [song title and lyric, Bacharach and David]
  • (a tradition within Heathenry ) To walk the Way of the Runes, you must experience the runes as they manifest both in the part of Midgard that lies outside yourself and the worlds within. (Diana Paxson)

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Translations

means

Adverb

way (not comparable)

Positive
way

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. (slang) very; as in the phrase way too.
    "I'm way tired"
    "I'm way too tired to do that."

Translations


Tz'utujil

Noun

way

  1. tortilla

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