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DÁH

  • noun [ masculine ]
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Grammar
DÁH, dóh; gen. dáges; m?
Wright's OE grammar
§7; §262;
DOUGH; farina subacta, massa = μάζα
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  • Blóma oððe dáh

    massa,

    • Wrt. Voc. 85, 16: 94,
    • 63.
  • Dáh [MS. dað] vel blóma

    massa,

    • Ælfc. Gl. 51
    • ;
    • Som. 66,
    • 9;
    • Wrt. Voc. 34,
    • 68.
  • Cned hyt ðæt hit sí swá þicce swá dóh

    knead it that it may be as thick as dough,

    • Lchdm. iii. 88,
    • 17.
  • Wyrc clam of dáge

    make a paste of dough,

    • L. M. 3,
    • 59;
    • Lchdm. ii. 342,
    • 18.
Etymology
[
Prompt. dowe pasta:
Wyc. dough:
Plat. deeg:
Dut. deeg. n:
Kil. deegh massa:
Ger. teig, m:
M. H. Ger. teic, gen. teiges:
O. H. Ger. teig, m:
Goth. daigs, m. dough; deigan to make dough:
Dan. deig, m. f:
Swed. deg, m:
Icel. deig, n:
Sansk. dih to smear, plaster
.]
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  • DÁH, n.