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See also: Stang, stâng, stäng, and stång

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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English stange, partly from Old Norse stǫng; partly from Old English stæng, steng, stenge (pole, rod, bar, stake, stick); both from Proto-Germanic *stangō, *stangiz (bar, rod), from Proto-Indo-European *stengʰ-, *stegʰ- (to stick, sting, prick, be stiff).

NounEdit

stang (plural stangs)

  1. (archaic or obsolete) A long bar; a pole; a shaft; a stake.
  2. (archaic or obsolete) In land measure, a pole, rod, or perch.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse stanga (prick, goad).

VerbEdit

stang (third-person singular simple present stangs, present participle stanging, simple past and past participle stanged)

  1. (intransitive, Scotland) To shoot with pain, to sting.
  2. (transitive, Scotland) To spear; to sting.

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

stang

  1. (dialectal, rare) simple past tense of sting

Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

stang (plural stangs)

  1. (slang, US) Short for "Mustang", a brand of automobile produced by the Ford Motor Company.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stǫng.

NounEdit

stang c (singular definite stangen, plural indefinite stænger)

  1. bar
  2. rod
  3. pole
  4. crossbar

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

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  • Rhymes: -ɑŋ

NounEdit

stang m (plural stangen, diminutive stangetje n)

  1. bar

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stǫng

NounEdit

stang f or m (definite singular stanga or stangen, indefinite plural stenger, definite plural stengene)

  1. a bar, pole, rod, lever, staff, stick, shaft
  2. rod, 3.1374 metres

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SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

stang

  1. past tense of stinga.

WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stǫng, from Proto-Germanic *stangō.

NounEdit

stang f (definite singular stanga, dative stangen, definite plural stängren)

  1. bar, rod, pole

Derived termsEdit