ingang

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English ingang (entrance, admission), from Old English ingang (ingress, entry, entrance), from Proto-Germanic *in (in) + *gangaz (a going), equivalent to in- +‎ gang. Cognate with Dutch ingang (entryway), Old High German ingang (German Eingang, entrance). More at in, gang.

Noun[edit]

ingang (plural ingangs)

  1. An entrance or entryway
  2. The entranceway or porch of a church

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  • 1911, William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith, The Century dictionary and cyclopedia, "ingang".

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Noun[edit]

ingang m (plural ingangen, diminutive ingangetje n)

  1. entrance
  2. (electronics) input

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English ingang (ingress, entry, entrance), from Proto-Germanic *in + *gangaz (going). Cognate with Old High German ingang (entrance) (German Eingang). More at English in, gang.

Noun[edit]

ingang (plural ingangs)

  1. An entry, entrance
  2. Permission granted for entry, admission

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