See also: sange, sänge, and Sänge

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EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin sanguem, alteration of Latin sanguinem, accusative of sanguis. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₁sh₂-én-, oblique stem of *h₁ésh₂r̥ (blood). Compare Catalan sang, French sang, Italian and Portuguese sangue, Spanish sangre, Aromanian sãndzi, sãndze.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈsɨn.d͡ʒe]
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NounEdit

sânge n (plural sângiuri)

  1. (uncountable) blood
  2. (uncountable, figuratively) origin
  3. (uncountable, figuratively) breed
  4. (countable, archaic) murder, killing

Usage notesEdit

  • The plural form is archaic and rare nowadays.

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