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See also: kéng, Kéng, kēng, kěng, and keng'

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KristangEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese quem.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

keng

  1. (interrogative) who (what person)[1]
  2. (relative) who (the person that)[2]

ReferencesEdit

  • 2010, Ladislav Prištic, Kristang - Crioulo de Base Portuguesa, Masaryk University.
  1. ^ Prištic, p. 27
  2. ^ Prištic, p. 27

LuxembourgishEdit

ArticleEdit

keng f pl (negative indefinite article)

  1. not a (feminine singular)
    Si ass keng Erzéierin
    She is not a teacher
  2. not (plural)
    Si si keng Fräschen, mä Mouken
    They are not frogs, but toads

DeclensionEdit

Luxembourgish negative articles
masculine feminine neuter plural
nom./acc. keen keng keen keng
dative kengem kenger kengem kengen

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

keng

  1. Nonstandard spelling of kēng.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of kěng.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

UzbekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *gēŋ.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

keng

  1. broad, wide
  2. vast, spacious
  3. extensive, widespread