Seg meaning

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(dialect) A callus, an area of hardened skin.
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(archaic) A man; warrior; hero.
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(US prison slang, uncountable) Segregation.
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A metal stud or plate fixed to the sole or heel of a shoe to prevent excessive wear. Also known as a blakey.
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Gladen, or other species of Iris.

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(UK dialectal) A man; fellow.
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(UK, Scotland, dialect) A castrated bull.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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Origin of seg

  • From Middle English segge, from Old English secg (“man, warrior, hero"), from Proto-Germanic *sagjaz (“follower, retainer, warrior"), from Proto-Indo-European *sekÊ·- (“to follow, accompany"). Cognate with Norwegian segg, Icelandic seggur (“bully").
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  • Probably from the root of Latin secare (“to cut").
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  • Short for segregation.
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  • See sedge.
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