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Meaning of "eg" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF EG

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF EG

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Eg is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES EG MEAN IN ENGLISH?

EG

Eg may refer to: ▪ exempli gratia, a Latin phrase meaning "for example" ▪ Eg White, a British musician, songwriter and producer. ▪ Eg, Afghanistan, a town ▪ Eg River, a river in northern Mongolia. ▪ Exagram, an SI unit of mass ▪ band gap energy EG also stands for: ▪ Envelope Generator, used in synthesizers ▪ Evil Geniuses, an electronic sports team ▪ Eurographics, European Association for Computer Graphics ▪ Evangelisches Gesangbuch, hymnal of many German language Protestant congregations ▪ EG, a model code for a 1992-95 Honda Civic & Civic Hatchback ▪ EG, a journal dedicated to chess endgame studies ▪ E.G. Records, a music record label ▪.eg, Internet country code top-level domain for Egypt ▪ Japan Asia Airways, IATA code ▪ Equatorial Guinea, a small African country ▪ Electric Gardens, a music festival in Faversham, UK ▪ Ethylene glycol, an alcohol ▪ Enskilda Gymnasiet, a private secondary school in Stockholm, Sweden ▪ eG, eingetragene Genossenschaft, a registered cooperative society under German law...

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE EG

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egalitarianism
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Egas Moniz
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Synonyms and antonyms of eg in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «eg» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF EG

Find out the translation of eg to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of eg from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «eg» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

例如
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

p. ej.
570 millions of speakers

English

eg
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जैसे
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

عَلَى سَبِيلِ الـمِثَال
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

например
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

por ex.
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

যেমন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

par exemple
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Contohnya
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

z.B.
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

たとえば
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

예를 들면
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Eg
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

vd
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

எ.கா.
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उदा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Örneğin
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

per es.
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

np.
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

наприклад
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

de ex.
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

π.χ.
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bv.
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

t.ex.
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

f.eks.
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of eg

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «EG»

The term «eg» is very widely used and occupies the 2.355 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «EG» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «eg» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «eg» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about eg

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «EG»

Discover the use of eg in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to eg and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Keys to Complete English
A collection of six anthologies of prose and poetry extracts from a number of authors, supported by comprehension and language work, for children aged six to twelve. This is the fifth book in the collection.
E G Thorpe, 1976
2
"Red Ted": The Life of E. G. Theodore
E. G. Theodore, one of Australia's most enterprising and unusual political figures, was Treasurer and Premier of Queensland and later Federal Treasurer and Deputy Prime Minister of Australia in the Scullin Labor government.
Ross Fitzgerald, 1994
3
Belastingontwijking en de EG-Verdragvrijheden:
This unique book investigates the extent tot which a taxpayer may invoke the freedom of movement within the Community in order to avoid national direct taxes.
Dennis Weber, 2005
4
Radar Days
The book proceeds to describe how this equipment was miniaturized to make it suitable for use in aircraft and the lengthy, sometimes hazardous flight trials conducted before radar went into service with the RAF.
Bowen E G, 1998
5
Praying Hyde: Apostle of Prayer
John Hyde's prayer life ranks in a league with the prayer lives of Andrew Murray, George Mueller, Charles Finney, Frank Bartleman, Rees Howells, Evan Roberts and other prayer warriors of church history.
E. G. Carre, 2009
6
E.G. West: economic liberalism and the role of government in ...
EG West is indisputably a major thinker in education. James Tooley's volume offers the most coherent account of West's educational thought.
James Tooley, 2008
7
Nonlinear Optics
This book is designed to fill that gap. Nonlinear Optics is a complete, self-contained, applications-oriented introduction to the field.
E. G. Sauter, 1996
8
Functions and Graphs
The book describes a way of transferring formulas and data into geometric forms; thus demonstrating the way in which changes in formulas change the pictures they represent.
Izrailʹ Moiseevich Gelʹfand, I.M. Gelfand, E.G. Glagoleva, 1990
9
Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics: Eg-Lan
The Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics is a major multi-volume reference work.
Kees Versteegh, Mushira Eid, 2006
10
Soil Sampling and Methods of Analysis, Second Edition
Thoroughly updated and revised, this second edition of the bestselling Soil Sampling and Methods of Analysis presents several new chapters in the areas of biological and physical analysis and soil sampling.
M.R. Carter, E.G. Gregorich, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «EG»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term eg is used in the context of the following news items.
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Study looks at "social recessions" during hard economic times
The paper, co-authored by Dr James Laurence, research fellow in sociology at The University of Manchester, finds that formal volunteering (eg. «Phys.Org, Jul 15»
2
One Foot In to Perform at This Week's EG Summer Concert
If you missed the first summer concert last week, you can always make it to Academy Field in East Greenwich this Thursday for the second ... «Patch.com, Jul 15»
3
EG Man Charged for Beating Woman: Police
A 19-year-old East Greenwich man has been charged with domestic simple assault and domestic disorderly conduct for allegedly beating a ... «Patch.com, Jul 15»
4
eg solutions: Fighting Money Laundering in the Back Office
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Organizations are on high alert for signs of money laundering. Alerts raised in the field or by detection systems ... «Business Wire, Jul 15»
5
Naqada tombs uncovered in Egypt's Daqahliyah
A Polish mission at Tel Al-Farkha in Daqahliyah has discovered four pre-dynastic tombs, Minister of Antiquities Mamdouh Eldamaty announced ... «Ahram Online, Jul 15»
6
Detained Egyptian journalist Shawkan's health deteriorating: Lawyer
The health of detained Egyptian photojournalist Mahmoud Abou-Zeid, aka Shawkan, is "deteriorating day-after-day," his lawyer has said. «Ahram Online, Jul 15»
7
Public Hearing This Week On EG Donut, Ice Cream Shop
Elk Grove Village officials scheduled a public hearing before the plan commission as part of a rezoning application that would make way for a ... «Journal & Topics Newspapers Online, Jul 15»
8
241 'terrorists' killed in North Sinai in 5 days: Military
The Egyptian army has killed 241 terrorists in North Sinai over the past five days, the army's spokesman said in a statement on Monday. From 1 ... «Ahram Online, Jul 15»
9
A part of Tutmosis Karnak column arrives home from London
In collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Egypt's embassy in London, the Ministry of Antiquities succeeded to recover a piece of a ... «Ahram Online, Jul 15»
10
Egypt court sentences TV host, channel owner to jail over publishing …
A Cairo misdemeanour court on Thursday sentenced a TV host, a satellite channel owner and a news producer to six months in jail over ... «Ahram Online, Jul 15»

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