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See also: Tonge

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tongē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of tongeō

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch tunga, from Proto-Germanic *tungǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

NounEdit

tonge f

  1. tongue
  2. speech, language

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • tonghe”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • tonge”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English tunge.

NounEdit

tonge (plural tonges)

  1. (anatomy) tongue

DescendantsEdit


West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian tunge, from Proto-Germanic *tungǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s. Compare English tongue, Dutch tong, German Zunge, Danish tunge.

NounEdit

tonge c (plural tongen)

  1. (anatomy) tongue