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Is seg a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word seg is a Scrabble US word. The word seg is worth 4 points in Scrabble:

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Yes. The word seg is a Scrabble UK word and has 4 points:

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3 letters words from 'seg'

SEG 4 

2 letters words from 'seg'

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Definitions and meaning of seg

seg

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɛɡ

Etymology 1

From Middle English segge, from Old English secg (man, warrior, hero), from Proto-West Germanic *sagi, from Proto-Germanic *sagjaz (follower, retainer, warrior), from Proto-Indo-European *sekʷ- (to follow, accompany). Cognate with Norwegian segg, Icelandic seggur (bully).

Alternative forms

  • segge (obsolete)

Noun

seg (plural segs)

  1. (archaic) A man; warrior; hero.
  2. (Britain dialectal) A man; fellow.

Etymology 2

Probably from the root of Latin secare (to cut).

Noun

seg (plural segs)

  1. (Britain, Scotland, dialect) A castrated bull.
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Etymology 3

Clipping of segregation

Noun

seg (uncountable)

  1. (US prison slang) Segregation

Etymology 4

Noun

seg (plural segs)

  1. A metal stud or plate fixed to the sole or heel of a shoe to prevent excessive wear.
    Synonym: blakey
  2. (dialect) A callus, an area of hardened skin.
Coordinate terms
  • hobnail

Etymology 5

See sedge.

Noun

seg

  1. sedge
  2. gladen, or other species of Iris
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Anagrams

  • EGs, GSE, gEs

Afrikaans

Verb

seg (present seg, present participle seggende, past participle gesê)

  1. Obsolete form of .

Faroese

Etymology

From Old Norse sik, from Proto-Germanic *sek, from Proto-Indo-European *se.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /seː/
    Rhymes: -eː

Pronoun

seg (accusative reflexive)

  1. oneself, himself, herself, itself, themselves
    • seta seg niður
      to sit down

Declension

References

  • Höskuldur Thráinsson, Hjalmar P. Petersen, Jógvan í Lon Jacobsen, Zakaris Svabo Hansen: Faroese : An Overview and Reference Grammar. Tórshavn: Føroya Fróðskaparfelag, 2004 (p. ., 325 ff.)

Middle English

Etymology 1

From Old English seċġ (sedge).

Noun

seg

  1. Alternative form of segge (sedge)

Etymology 2

From Old English seċġ (man).

Noun

seg

  1. Alternative form of segge (man)

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology 1

Pronoun

seg - reflexive pronoun

  1. (with verb) oneself; itself; himself/herself
  2. (with verb) one, him, her, it, them
  3. (with verb) themselves
Derived terms
  • hver for seg
  • være for seg selv

See also

Etymology 2

Alternative forms

  • seig

Verb

seg

  1. simple past of sige

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Old Norse sik.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /seːɡ/ (example of pronunciation)

Pronoun

seg - reflexive pronoun

  1. (with verb) oneself; itself; himself/herself
  2. (with verb) one, him, her, it, them
  3. (with verb) themselves

Derived terms

  • kvar for seg
  • vera for seg sjølv

References

  • “seg” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Swedish

Adjective

seg (comparative segare, superlative segast)

  1. tough
  2. can withstand a lot of torsion without breaking
  3. chewy
  4. leathery
  5. slow-witted
  6. tardy
  7. rubbery

Derived terms

  • seghet

Related terms

  • tänja

Anagrams

  • ges

Westrobothnian

Etymology 1

From Old Norse sik, from Proto-Germanic *sek, from Proto-Indo-European *se.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [séːɣ], [se̞], [se], [sɪ]
    (stressed): Rhymes: -éːɣ, -ɪɣ,
    (unstressed): Rhymes: -ɪɣ, -e,

Pronoun

seg - reflexive pronoun

  1. (reflexive) accusative and dative third person reflexive pronoun meaning oneself (and also depending on context himself, herself, itself and themselves)
    tvill bórt i skogjen
    to get oneself lost in the forest
  2. (referring to the subject of the main clause) him, her, it, them
    haimfålke fik en til fåli ve si
    the home folks got him to accompany them
Alternative forms
  • säg
  • se
  • si

Etymology 2

Singular of saaij (say).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [séːɣ], [si]
    Rhymes: -éːɣ, -ɪɣ,

Verb

seg

  1. I, thou, he, she, it says

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Spenser) prosecution, pursuit.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)