Definition of dag :
1. A dagger; a poniard.
2. A large pistol formerly used.
3. A loose end; a dangling shred.
4. A misty shower; dew.
5. The unbranched antler of a young deer.
6. To be misty; to drizzle.
7. To cut into jags or points; to slash; as, to dag a garment.
8. To daggle or bemire.
- Dag, the son of Hogni, sacrificed to Odin, for vengeance for his father. - "The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson", Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson.
- Waiting, afflicted and ashamed, at a friend's house at Dag, the accomplishment of a promise so dearly purchased, she heard the beating of the alarm drum, and looked, from curiosity, through the window, when she saw her unfortunate parent ascending the scaffold! - "The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte", Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton.
- He bade us goeden dag, or farewell, cracked his long whip, and drove away, leaving us to our reflections. - "Six Months at the Cape", R.M. Ballantyne.