See also: Seng, sèng, and sēng

Ambonese MalayEdit

PrepositionEdit

seng

  1. without

DanishEdit

 
seng

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sæng, sæing.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛnɡ/, [ˈsɛ̝ŋˀ]

NounEdit

seng c (singular definite sengen, plural indefinite senge)

  1. bed (a piece of furniture to sleep on)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit


IndonesianEdit

 
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Chemical element
Zn
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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch zink. Compare to its cognate Afrikaans sink (zinc).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈseŋ]
  • Hyphenation: seng

NounEdit

seng (plural seng-seng, first-person possessive sengku, second-person possessive sengmu, third-person possessive sengnya)

  1. zinc.

Further readingEdit


JingphoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Burmese ဆိုင် (hcuing)

NounEdit

seng

  1. shop

ReferencesEdit

  • Kurabe, Keita (2016-12-31), “Phonology of Burmese loanwords in Jinghpaw”, in Kyoto University Linguistic Research[1], volume 35, DOI:10.14989/219015, ISSN 1349-7804, pages 91–128

MalayEdit

Chemical element
Zn
Previous: tembaga (Cu)
Next: galium (Ga)

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Indonesian seng, from English zinc, from German Zink, from Zinken.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

seng (Jawi spelling سيڠ)

  1. Alternative form of zink

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

seng

  1. Nonstandard spelling of sēng.

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.

Min NanEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of seng – see (“to be able to bear; to be able to withstand; to be equal to; to match; etc.”).
(This character, seng, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)
For pronunciation and definitions of seng – see (“first; ahead of time; before; beforehand; first; preceding; prior; etc.”).
(This character, seng, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sæing, sæng.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

seng f or m (definite singular senga or sengen, indefinite plural senger, definite plural sengene) (genitive form sengs)

  1. (furniture) a bed
    Hva gjør du i senga mi?!
    What are you doing in my bed?!

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sæing, sæng.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

seng f (definite singular senga, indefinite plural senger, definite plural sengene) (genitive form sengs)

  1. (furniture) a bed

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Simalungun BatakEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

seng

  1. not

ReferencesEdit


ZhuangEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Chinese (MC ʃˠæŋ).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

seng (old orthography seŋ)

  1. to give birth
    Synonyms: (dialectal) sengsanj, (dialectal) byoeng
  2. to be born

AdjectiveEdit

seng (old orthography seŋ)

  1. uncooked; raw; underdone
  2. unprocessed; raw
  3. unneutered; intact
  4. unfamiliar; strange
    Synonyms: (dialectal) moq, (dialectal) lax
  5. out of practice; rusty