See also: rēng, réng, rèng, rəng, and Réng

CimbrianEdit

NounEdit

reng m

  1. (Luserna) rain

ReferencesEdit

  • Umberto Patuzzi, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar, Luserna: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From an onomatopoeic (sound-imitative) root + -g (frequentative suffix).[1]

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

reng

  1. (intransitive) to shake, tremble, quiver, quake
    Synonyms: remeg, rezeg, reszket, rázkódik

ConjugationEdit

or

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

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

Further readingEdit

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

KhasiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate to Vietnamese sừng (horn), Mon ဂြၚ် (horn).[1]

NounEdit

reng

  1. antler[2]
  2. cornet[2]
  3. horn[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Peiros, Ilia, Comparative Linguistics in Southeast Asia (Pacific Linguistics. Series C-142)‎[1], Canberra: Pacific Linguistics, Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, The Australian National University, 1998, →ISBN, page 255
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Bars, E., Khasi-English Dictionary[2], Shillong, Meghalaya: Don Bosco Press, 1973, page 749

LudianEdit

NounEdit

reng

  1. bucket

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German reini.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

reng (masculine rengen, neuter rengt, comparative méi reng, superlative am rengsten)

  1. pure, clean

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

reng

  1. Nonstandard spelling of rēng.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of réng.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of rèng.

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.

Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French reng

NounEdit

reng m (plural rengs or rengz)

  1. (military) rank
    • 1595, Michel de Montaigne, Essais:
      se tenir ferme en son reng contre les ennemys
      To remain steadfast in one's rank against the enemy

DescendantsEdit

  • French: rang

MòchenoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German rëgen, from Old High German regan, from Proto-West Germanic *regn, from Proto-Germanic *regną (rain). Cognate with German Regen, English rain.

NounEdit

reng m

  1. rain

ReferencesEdit

  • “reng” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Northern KurdishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

reng m

  1. color

DeclensionEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

reng

  1. imperative of rengja

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *rancus, from Frankish *rank (straight, erect), ultimately from Proto-Germanic *rankaz (upright, erect).

NounEdit

reng m (oblique plural reinz, nominative singular reinz, nominative plural reng)

  1. place; position (especially among other things)

DescendantsEdit


ZazakiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Iranian. Compare Northern Kurdish reng.

NounEdit

reng ?

  1. color

ZouEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from an Indo-Aryan language (compare Bengali রং (rôṅ), Assamese ৰং (roṅ)), from Persian رنگ(rang).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

reng

  1. colour

ReferencesEdit

  • Lukram Himmat Singh, A Descriptive Grammar of Zou, Canchipur: Manipur University, 2013, page 44