(UK dialectal) A man; fellow.
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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").
Probably from the root of Latin secare (“to cut").
Short for segregation.
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