Last modified on 15 June 2014, at 21:31
See also: ring

EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Ring

  1. A surname for a maker of rings as jewelry or as in harness.

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German ring, from Proto-Germanic *hringaz, cognate with Dutch ring, English ring, Swedish ring.

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NounEdit

Ring m (genitive Rings or Ringes, plural Ringe)

  1. a ring (a circular and hollow object, made of any material.)
  2. a ring (a piece of trinket (consisting of a precious metal, in general) worn around the finger)
  3. a ring (a group of people, often involved into criminal and illegal actions)
  4. (mathematics) a ring (algebraic structure)
  5. (geometry) a ring (planar geometrical figure)
  6. (astronomy) a ring (a collection of material orbiting a planet)
  7. (sports) a ring (a place where events such as wrestling and boxingtake place)
  8. a street that encircles a city where once the old town walls have been.

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External linksEdit

  • Ring in Duden online