See also: بنك‎, تنك‎, بنگ, and تنک

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Persian tng (tang, narrow, tight), from *ten- (to stretch). Cognate with Old Armenian թանկ (tʿank), an Iranian borrowing.

AdjectiveEdit

Dari Persian تنگ
Iranian Persian
Tajik танг (tang)

تنگ (tang) (comparative تنگ‌تر‎, superlative تنگ‌ترین‎)

  1. narrow, strait; tight

Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

تنگ (tong)

  1. flagon
  2. carafe

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian تنگ(tang).

AdjectiveEdit

تنگ (tãṅg) (Hindi spelling तंग)

  1. tight, narrow
  2. troubled, distressed, vexed
  3. distracted, bothered

Derived termsEdit