langur

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English[edit]

Gray langur

Etymology[edit]

From Hindi and Urdu लंगूर / لنگور (lãṅgūr), from Sanskrit लाङ्गूलिन् (lāṅgūlin).

Noun[edit]

langur (plural langurs)

  1. Any of the Old World monkeys of the subfamily Colobinae, in the genera Simias, Trachypithecus (lutungs), Presbytis, (surilis), and Semnopithecus, (gray langurs).
  2. A gibbon of the genus Hoolock.

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse langr, from Proto-Germanic *langaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dl̥h₁gʰós.

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Adjective[edit]

langur (comparative longri, superlative longstur)

  1. long

Declension[edit]

langur a13
Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) langur long langt
Accusative (hvønnfall) langan langa
Dative (hvørjumfall) longum langari longum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (langs) (langar) (langs)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) langir langar long
Accusative (hvønnfall) langar
Dative (hvørjumfall) longum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (langa)

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse langr, from Proto-Germanic *langaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dl̥h₁gʰós.

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Adjective[edit]

langur (comparative lengri, superlative lengstur)

  1. long (of distance or time or the length of an object)

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Noun[edit]

langur m

  1. only used in set phrases

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