drang

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See also: Drang and dräng

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *dranga. Cognate to Old Norse drangr (stone pillar), Lithuanian dránga (perch, pole), Proto-Slavic *drǫgъ.

Noun[edit]

drang m (indefinite plural drangje, definite singular drangu, definite plural drangjet)

  1. barge-pole, punting-pole
  2. young creature, cub

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *thrang, from Proto-Germanic *þrangwaz. Related to dringen (from Proto-Germanic *þrinhwaną). Cognate with English throng, German Drang, Norwegian trang.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

drang m (plural drangen, diminutive drangetje n)

  1. pressure
  2. urge, longing

German[edit]

Verb[edit]

drang

  1. First-person singular preterite of dringen.
  2. Third-person singular preterite of dringen.