mag

mag

synonyms, antonyms, definitions, examples & translations of mag in English

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English

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -æɡ

Etymology 1

Noun

mag (plural mags)

  1. (colloquial, abbreviation) magazine, the publication or ammunition
  2. (colloquial, abbreviation) magnet
  3. (colloquial, abbreviation) mag wheel
    brand new tires and steel style factory mags
  4. (astronomy, abbreviation) magnitude
  5. (colloquial, law) magistrate

Etymology 2

Verb

mag (third-person singular simple present mags, present participle magging, simple past and past participle magged)

  1. (transitive, obsolete, slang) To steal.
Derived terms
  • magsman

Anagrams

  • AGM, GMA, Gam., gam

Afrikaans

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /maχ/

Etymology 1

From Dutch mogen, from Middle Dutch mogen, from Old Dutch mugan, from Proto-Germanic *maganą, from Proto-Indo-European *magʰ-, *megʰ-.

Verb

mag (present mag, past mog)

  1. may, might
Usage notes

The preterite form mog is archaic and rarely used.

Etymology 2

From Dutch macht, from Middle Dutch macht, from Old Dutch *maht, from Proto-Germanic *mahtiz, from Proto-Indo-European *mógʰtis.

Noun

mag (plural magte)

  1. might; power

Albanian

Alternative forms
  • mang, makth

Etymology

From Proto-Albanian *magu, from Proto-Indo-European *mh̥₂gʰu- (young animal, cub, youngster). Cognate to Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌲𐌿𐍃 (magus, boy, lad), Old Irish macc (son).

Noun

mag m (indefinite plural magë, definite singular magu, definite plural magët)

  1. rabbit, hinnulus
Related terms
  • makth
  • meksh

References


Catalan

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin magus, from Ancient Greek μάγος (mágos). Attested 1803.

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈmak/

Noun

mag m (plural mags, feminine maga)

  1. magician; wizard
  2. magus (Zoroastrian priest)

Related terms

  • Reis Mags

References

  • Institut d’Estudis Catalans (1995). Diccionari de la llengua catalana (4th edition). →ISBN.

Danish

Noun

mag c or n

  1. rest

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɑx
  • IPA(key): /mɑx/

Verb

mag

  1. first-, second- and third-person singular present indicative of mogen
  2. imperative of mogen

German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /maːk/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /max/ (chiefly colloquial, northern Germany, central Germany)
  • Rhymes: -aːk, -ax
  • Homophone: mach (nonstandard)

Verb

mag

  1. First-person singular present of mögen.
  2. Third-person singular present of mögen.

Gothic

Romanization

mag

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌰𐌲

Hungarian

Etymology

Probably from Proto-Finno-Ugric *muŋkɜ (body).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɒɡ]

Noun

mag (plural magok)

  1. seed, pip
  2. kernel, core

Declension

Variant plural and possessive forms:

Derived terms

References


Indonesian

Etymology

From Dutch maag (stomach).

Noun

mag (plural mag-mag, first-person possessive magku, second-person possessive magmu, third-person possessive magnya)

  1. (colloquial) stomach
  2. (colloquial) gastritis

Alternative forms

  • (formal) lambung
  • (colloquial) maag

Further reading

  • “mag” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Livonian

Alternative forms

  • (Courland) ma'g

Etymology

Related to Finnish maha.

Noun

mag

  1. stomach

Old Irish

Etymology

From Proto-Celtic *magos (plain, field), possibly from Proto-Indo-European *méǵh₂s (big, great) (compare Sanskrit मही (mahī́, earth) from the same root).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /maɣ/

Noun

mag n (genitive maige, nominative plural maige)

  1. a plain, field

Declension

Derived terms

  • i mmach (outward)
  • i mmaig (outside)

Descendants

  • Irish:
  • Scottish Gaelic: magh

Polish

Etymology

From Latin magus, from Ancient Greek μάγος (mágos).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mak/

Noun

mag m pers

  1. wizard

Declension

Synonyms

  • czarodziej

Further reading

  • mag in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian

Etymology

From Greek μάγος (mágos), partly through Slavic (Bulgarian маг (mag)), and partly through Latin magus.

Noun

mag m (plural magi)

  1. magus, wise man

Declension

Related terms

  • magie

Scottish Gaelic

Etymology

Verb

mag (past mhag, future magaidh, verbal noun magadh, past participle magte)

  1. mock, deride

Welsh

Etymology

Back-formation from magu (to rear; to breed).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /maːɡ/

Noun

mag m (uncountable)

  1. fry (young fish)
    Synonym: silod

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