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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

hing

  1. Dialect or poetic for hang
    "Some gnaw the snakes that on their shoulders hing." in Fairfax's Tasso

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

hing (uncountable)

  1. (India) Asafoetida, especially when used as a seasoning.

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

hing

  1. singular past indicative of hangen

EstonianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Finnic *henki. Cognate with Finnish henki.

NounEdit

hing (genitive hinge, partitive hinge)

  1. soul
  2. life-force
  3. a living being, usually a human
  4. breath, breathing
    Suits tõmbas hinge kinni.
    The smoke suffocated me. (lit. "The smoke pulled (my) breathing to a close")

DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Low German henge.

NounEdit

hing (genitive hinge, partitive hinge)

  1. hinge

DeclensionEdit


GermanEdit

VerbEdit

hing

  1. first-person singular indicative past form of hangen
  2. third-person singular indicative past form of hangen

ScotsEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

hing (plural hings)

  1. (most Scots dialects) a thing.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

hing (third-person singular present hings, present participle hingin, past hung, past participle hung)

  1. to hang