geng

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See also: gēng, gěng, and gèng

Fiji Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English gang.

Chinese family name: (gěng)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

geng

  1. Work gang

References[edit]

Chinese family name: gěng 耿


Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

geng

  1. Nonstandard spelling of gēng.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of gěng.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of gèng.

Usage notes[edit]

  • 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.