See also: -ng, -ոց, .ng, ng, nG, NG, ng̃, Ng̃, and n͠g

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From various Chinese surnames, including (Cantonese: ng4, Hakka: Ǹg) and (Cantonese: ng5, Hakka: Ńg) via Cantonese or Hakka, and (N̂g) and (Ńg) via Min Nan.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Ng (plural Ngs)

  1. A surname​.

StatisticsEdit

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Ng is the 1,125th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 31,210 individuals. Ng is most common among Asian/Pacific Islander (93.2%) individuals.

AnagramsEdit


TagalogEdit

Etymology 1Edit

LetterEdit

Ng

  1. The 13th letter of the abakada and the 16th letter of the modern Filipino alphabet.

Etymology 2Edit

From Hokkien (N̂g).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Ng

  1. A surname of Chinese origin.

See alsoEdit


WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

Ng (upper case, lower case ng)

  1. The eleventh letter of the Welsh alphabet, called eng and written in the Latin script. It is preceded by G and followed by H.

MutationEdit

  • Ng cannot be mutated in Welsh.

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “Ng”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies