AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch engte. Equivalent to eng +‎ -te.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

engte (plural engtes)

  1. any narrow passage
  2. difficulty

DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From eng +‎ -te. Compare Gothic 𐌰𐌲𐌲𐍅𐌹𐌸𐌰 (aggwiþa).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛŋ.tə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: eng‧te

NounEdit

engte f (plural engten or engtes)

  1. any narrow passage
  2. narrowness
  3. (obsolete) difficulty

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: engte