See also: Deng, dēng, děng, dèng, and dëng

Albanian edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Albanian *dʰingʷ-u, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeygʷ- (to stick, fix).

Noun edit

deng m

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

Related terms edit

Ambonese Malay edit

Etymology edit

Shortening of Indonesian dengan (with) and Malay dengan (with). Perhaps merged with Indonesian dan (and) and Malay dan (and) for the first sense.

Pronunciation edit

Conjunction edit

deng

  1. and

Preposition edit

deng

  1. with

References edit

  • D. Takaria, C. Pieter (1998) Kamus Bahasa Melayu Ambon-Indonesia[1], Pusat Pembinaan dan Pengembangan Bahasa

Jingpho edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Burmese တိုင်း (tuing:).

Noun edit

deng

  1. mile

References edit

  • Kurabe, Keita (2016-12-31), “Phonology of Burmese loanwords in Jinghpaw”, in Kyoto University Linguistic Research[2], volume 35, →DOI, →ISSN, pages 91–128

Luxembourgish edit

Pronunciation edit

Pronoun edit

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 also edit

Mandarin edit

Romanization edit

deng

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

Usage notes edit

  • Transcriptions of Mandarin into the Latin script often do not distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without indication of tone.

Mokilese edit

Etymology 1 edit

Noun edit

deng

  1. crotch
Declension edit


Etymology 2 edit

Verb edit

deng

  1. (stative) to be taut
Derived terms edit

Northern Kurdish edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

deng m

  1. voice
    Synonym: sewt
  2. sound, noise

Welsh edit

Welsh numbers (edit)
100[a], [b], [c]
 ←  1  ←  9 10 11  → [a], [b] 20  → [a], [b], [c]
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    Cardinal: deg, (before a nasal or optionally a vowel) deng
    Ordinal: degfed
    Ordinal abbreviation: 10fed

Pronunciation edit

Numeral edit

deng

  1. (cardinal number) Alternative form of deg (ten)

Usage notes edit

  • 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 milltirten miles
  • deng niwrnod (or) deg diwrnodten days
  • deng awr (or) deg awrten hours

Mutation edit

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.

References edit

  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 (Reference Grammars), Oxford and Cambridge, MA: Blackwell, →ISBN, § 202 n. 2, page 147

Zhuang edit

Etymology edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium. Particularly: “From a really old form of 正?”)

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

deng (1957–1982 spelling deŋ)

  1. right, correct