See also: ingå, Inga, and Iŋgá

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the genus name.

NounEdit

inga (plural ingas)

  1. (botany) Any of the genus Inga of small tropical trees and shrubs.
    • 1838, The British cyclopaedia (page 605)
      Here are the mimosas, the ingas, the acacias, the maples, the beautiful ailantus, and the fine fruit tree, the mango.
    • 1989, National Research Council (U.S.), Lost crops of the Incas (page 279)
      Fruit trees such as ingas are underutilized in reforestation efforts.

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CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /iˈŋaʔ/, [ɪˈŋʌʔ]

NounEdit

inga

  1. mooing or lowing sound of cattle

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈɪnɣaː/
  • Hyphenation: in‧ga
  • Rhymes: -ɪnɣaː

VerbEdit

inga

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ingaan (when using a subclause)
  2. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of ingaan (when using a subclause)

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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the ing variant of the verb inog (to wobble) +‎ -a (archaic participle suffix). Created during the Hungarian language reform, which took place in the 18th–19th centuries. For the ending, compare hinta, csusza.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈiŋɡɒ]
  • Hyphenation: in‧ga
  • Rhymes: -ɡɒ

NounEdit

inga (plural ingák)

  1. pendulum

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative inga ingák
accusative ingát ingákat
dative ingának ingáknak
instrumental ingával ingákkal
causal-final ingáért ingákért
translative ingává ingákká
terminative ingáig ingákig
essive-formal ingaként ingákként
essive-modal
inessive ingában ingákban
superessive ingán ingákon
adessive ingánál ingáknál
illative ingába ingákba
sublative ingára ingákra
allative ingához ingákhoz
elative ingából ingákból
delative ingáról ingákról
ablative ingától ingáktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
ingáé ingáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
ingáéi ingákéi
Possessive forms of inga
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. ingám ingáim
2nd person sing. ingád ingáid
3rd person sing. ingája ingái
1st person plural ingánk ingáink
2nd person plural ingátok ingáitok
3rd person plural ingájuk ingáik

Derived termsEdit

Compound words

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN   (See also its second, revised, expanded edition published in 2021: →ISBN)

Further readingEdit

  • inga in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

inga

  1. Rōmaji transcription of いんが

Limos KalingaEdit

NounEdit

inga

  1. (anatomy) ear

Lubuagan KalingaEdit

NounEdit

inga

  1. (anatomy) ear

MalayEdit

VerbEdit

inga (Jawi spelling ايڠا‎)

  1. to be agape

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

PronounEdit

inga

  1. feminine singular of ingen

Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronounEdit

inga

  1. feminine singular of ingen

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

inga

  1. plural of ingen

PronounEdit

inga

  1. plural of ingen

AdverbEdit

inga (not comparable)

  1. (Finland, dialectal) not
    Synonyms: inte, ej, icke

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