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See also: weng, wèng, wēng, and wěng

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Central FranconianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • Wing (Kölsch)
  • Wein (Moselle Franconian)

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German wīn, from Proto-Germanic *wīną, from Proto-Indo-European *wóyh₁nom, with regular Ripuarian velarization of -īn-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Weng m (plural Weng, diminutive Wengche)

  1. (Ripuarian) wine

Transylvanian SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Central Franconian Weng, from Old High German wīn, from Proto-Germanic *wīną, from Proto-Indo-European *wóyh₁nom, with regular Ripuarian velarization of -īn-.

NounEdit

Weng m

  1. wine

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