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See also: Hangar and hangár

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French hangar (shed, hangar), from Middle French hanghart (enclosure near a house), from Old French hangart, *hamgart, from Old Frankish *haimgard (fence around a group of houses), from *haim (home, village, hamlet) + *gard (yard). Cognate with Old High German heimgart (forum). More at home, yard.

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NounEdit

hangar (plural hangars)

  1. A large garage-like structure where aircraft are kept.
    The plane taxied on over to the hangar for repairs.
    • 1919, Ronald Firbank, Valmouth, Duckworth, hardback edition, page 9
      By the side of it ran an open hangar upheld by a score of rough tarred posts.

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Usage notesEdit

  • Not to be confused with “hanger” (a device for hanging).

VerbEdit

hangar (third-person singular simple present hangars, present participle hangaring, simple past and past participle hangared)

  1. (transitive) To store (an aircraft) in a hangar.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Frankish *haimgard (enclosure around a home).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hangar m (plural hangars)

  1. shed, barn, warehouse
  2. hangar (aircraft)

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

hangar m (invariable)

  1. hangar

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French hangar, from Frankish *haimgard.

NounEdit

hangar m (plural hangars)

  1. (Jersey) shed

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hangar m inan

  1. hangar

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PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

hangar m (plural hangares)

  1. hangar (large structure where aircraft are kept)

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

hangar m (plural hangares)

  1. hangar

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

hangar c

  1. hangar, a garage like building for aircraft.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of hangar 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative hangar hangaren hangarer hangarerna
Genitive hangars hangarens hangarers hangarernas