Last modified on 18 December 2014, at 13:31

mang

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Dialectal rendering of man, as used in American-Spanish.

NounEdit

mang

  1. Alternative form of man
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Etymology 2Edit

PrepositionEdit

mang

  1. (UK dialect, Devon) Amid, amongst, among.

VerbEdit

mang (third-person singular simple present mangs, present participle manging, simple past and past participle manged)

  1. (UK dialect, Devon) To mix.
    It's all manged up together.

QuotationsEdit

AlbanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Nasal variant of mag.

NounEdit

mang m (indefinite plural mangje, definite singular mangu, definite plural mangjet)

  1. hinnulus

Low GermanEdit

PrepositionEdit

mang

  1. among, amongst
    • Dor sühst (du) mien Süster mang de Lüüd, de op Straat loopt. - 'There you see my sister among the people walking in the street'
  2. amidst

InflectionEdit

AdverbEdit

mang

  1. among

SynonymsEdit


MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

mang

  1. Nonstandard spelling of māng.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of máng.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of mǎng.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of màng.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

NorwegianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Norwegian mangr, probably from East Nordic.

PronounEdit

mang f, m (neuter mangt, plural mange)

  1. In reality the base form of mange (many). Only used in the pronoun phrases mang ei (f) and mang en (m).

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PotawatomiEdit

NounEdit

mang

  1. loon

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

mang

  1. to carry
  2. to wear