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langur

EnglishEdit

Gray langur

EtymologyEdit

From Hindi and Urdu लंगूर (laṅgūr) / لنگور (lãṅgūr), from Sanskrit लाङ्गूलिन् (lāṅgūlin).

NounEdit

langur (plural langurs)

  1. Any of the Old World monkeys of the subfamily Colobinae, in the genera Simias, Trachypithecus (lutungs), Presbytis, (surilis), and Semnopithecus, (gray langurs).
  2. A gibbon of the genus Hoolock.

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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse langr, from Proto-Germanic *langaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dl̥h₁gʰós.

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AdjectiveEdit

langur (comparative longri, superlative longstur)

  1. long

DeclensionEdit

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Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) langur long langt
Accusative (hvønnfall) langan langa
Dative (hvørjumfall) longum langari longum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (langs) (langar) (langs)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) langir langar long
Accusative (hvønnfall) langar
Dative (hvørjumfall) longum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (langa)

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse langr, from Proto-Germanic *langaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dl̥h₁gʰós.

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AdjectiveEdit

langur (comparative lengri, superlative lengstur)

  1. long (of distance or time or the length of an object)

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NounEdit

langur m

  1. only used in set phrases

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