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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *dhingW-u, from Proto-Indo-European *dhigW- to stick, fix.

NounEdit

deng m

  1. a sack crammed with things, pile (of objects)
Related termsEdit

KurdishEdit

EtymologyEdit

deng + + kirin

NounEdit

deng

  1. voice
  2. sound

LuxembourgishEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

deng

  1. second-person singular possessive pronoun, nominative or accusative case, feminine or plural object: your
    Deng Fra ass ganz schéin
    Your wife is very pretty

See alsoEdit


MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

deng

  1. Nonstandard spelling of dēng.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of děng.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of dèng.

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.

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

deng

  1. Alternative form of deg (ten)

Usage notesEdit

Used before blynedd, blwydd, nouns beginning with m or n, and optionally before diwrnod and nouns beginning with a vowel. Triggers nasal mutation of b and d.[2]

  • deng mlyneddten years
  • deng mlwyddten years old
  • deng millltirten miles
  • deng niwrnod (or) deg diwrnodten days
  • deng awr (or) deg awrten hours

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
deng ddeng neng unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Morris-Jones, John (1913). A Welsh Grammar, Historical and Comparative, Oxford: Clarendon Press, § 51 ii (3)
  2. ^ Thorne, David A. (1993). A Comprehensive Welsh Grammar, Oxford: Blackwell, p. 147