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From Middle Skundavisk segen, seggen, from Old Skundavisk seggan, saegian, from Halmisk ᛊᚨᚷᛃᚨᚾ (sagjan), from Proto-Germanic *sagjaną.


  • IPA: /sɛɟɘn/


segen (mixed, third-person singular simple present segt, past tense sagde, past participle gesagd, past subjunctive sægde, auxiliary haven)

  1. to say
    Hwat hast thou gesagd ?
    What have you said ?


infinitive segen
present participle segend
past participle gesagd
auxiliary haven
indicative subjunctive
present ik sege wi segen ik sege wi segen
thou segst ji segt thou segst ji segt
hi, si, hit segt si, Si segen hi, si, hit sege si, Si segen
preterit ik sagde wi sagden ik sægde wi sægden
thou sagdest ji sagdet thou sægdest ji sægdet
hi, si, hit sagde si, Si sagden hi, si, hit sægde si, Si sægden
imperative seg segt (ji)

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