ing

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See also: Ing., Ing, ing-, and -ing

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English ing.

Noun[edit]

ing (plural ings)

  1. A water meadow

References[edit]

  • OED 2nd edition 1989

Etymology 2[edit]

From Pitman em and en, which it is related to phonetically and graphically, and the sound it represents. The change in vowel probably reflects the familiar suffix -ing.

Noun[edit]

ing (plural ings)

  1. The name of the letter for the ng sound IPA(key): /ŋ/ in Pitman shorthand.
Related terms[edit]
  • eng, the name of the IPA letter for this sound

Anagrams[edit]


Hungarian[edit]

ing

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ing (plural ingek)

  1. shirt

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

ing

  1. wobble
  2. swing

Conjugation[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

With verb prefixes

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Apparently from Old Norse eng.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ing f

  1. meadow, water meadow, ing

Declension[edit]