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See also: Teng, téng, tèng, and tēng

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KurdishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian [Term?], from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?], from Proto-Indo-European *ténh₂us.

AdjectiveEdit

teng

  1. narrow, not wide

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

teng

  1. Nonstandard spelling of tēng.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of téng.

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.

PohnpeianEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

teng

  1. tight, taut

ZazakiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Related to Persian تنگ(tang)

AdjectiveEdit

teng

  1. narrow
AntonymsEdit