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rang

See also: rāng, ráng, rǎng, ràng, and Rang

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

rang

  1. simple past tense of ring (only in senses related to a bell — etymology 2)

Usage notesEdit

"Rang" and "rung" are incorrect for the past of "ring" in the sense of encircle.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French rang.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ranɡ/, [ʁɑŋˀ]

NounEdit

rang c (singular definite rangen, not used in plural form)

  1. rank
  2. precedence

DutchEdit

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rang m (plural rangen, diminutive rangetje n)

  1. rank

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Frankish *hring. Compare English rank.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rang m (plural rangs)

  1. A row or line of things placed side-by-side.
  2. A rank or position in a series or hierarchy.
  3. (knitting) A knitting course.
  4. (Canada, geography) A series of land plots narrower than deep, running perpendicular to a river or road.
  5. (Canada, geography) The road serving such a series of plots.
  6. (military, uncountable) The non-officers of an army, taken as a group.

Usage notesEdit

  • The expression in Xth rank uses the preposition à in French: au cinquième rang (in fifth place/rank). See also place.

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

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rang

  1. First-person singular preterite of ringen.
  2. Third-person singular preterite of ringen.

HungarianEdit

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NounEdit

rang (plural rangok)

  1. rank
  2. place, standing, status (in society)

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IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

rang m (genitive ranga, nominative plural ranganna)

  1. rank, row, line
  2. rank, order, station
  3. (education, biology) class

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MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

rang

  1. Nonstandard spelling of rāng.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of ráng.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of rǎng.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of ràng.

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.

RomaniEdit

NounEdit

rang m (plural rang)

  1. colour

SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

rang

  1. past tense of ringa.

UzbekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian رنگ (rang)

NounEdit

rang (plural ranglar)

  1. color

VietnameseEdit

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rang

  1. roast
  2. pop