See also: Mangel and Mängel

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

mangel (plural mangels)

  1. The sugar beet, which can be refined to equal cane sugar in all manners save for botanical origin.
  2. A mangelwurzel, a plant of the beet family raised as cattle feed.
    For many days the animals had nothing to eat but mangels.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Mangel (lack), from mangeln (to lack).

NounEdit

mangel c (singular definite manglen or mangelen, plural indefinite mangler)

  1. lack, want, absence
  2. defect, flaw, deficiency, shortcomings
  3. disadvantage, drawback
  4. shortage, scarcity

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

Likely from German Mangel.

NounEdit

mangel n (plural mangels, diminutive mangeltje n)

  1. (dated) lack
  2. (dated) deficiency

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

mangel m (plural mangels, diminutive mangeltje n)

  1. a mangle; a hand-operated device with rollers, for wringing laundry
  2. a mangle; the mangle attached to wringer washing machines, often called the wringer

Etymology 3Edit

From the verb mangelen (to fail; to lack). Related to etymology 1.

VerbEdit

mangel

  1. first-person singular present indicative of mangelen
  2. imperative of mangelen

Etymology 4Edit

From the verb mangelen (to wring laundry trough a mangle or a similar device). Related to etymology 2.

VerbEdit

mangel

  1. first-person singular present indicative of mangelen
  2. imperative of mangelen

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

mangel

  1. inflection of mangeln:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. singular imperative

MapudungunEdit

NounEdit

mangel (using Unified Alphabet)

  1. guest

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Mangel (lack, deficiency), from mangeln (to lack), from Old High German mangolōn, from Latin mancare.

NounEdit

mangel m (definite singular mangelen, indefinite plural mangler, definite plural manglene)

  1. lack, want, absence
  2. defect, flaw, deficiency, shortcomings
  3. disadvantage, drawback
  4. shortage, scarcity

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Mangel

NounEdit

mangel m (definite singular mangelen, indefinite plural manglar, definite plural manglane)

  1. a lack or shortage

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