messing

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: Messing

English[edit]

Verb[edit]

messing

  1. Present participle of mess.

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Messing, from Middle High German.

Noun[edit]

messing c (singular definite messingen, not used in plural form)

  1. brass

Inflection[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Messing, from Middle High German.

Noun[edit]

messing f (genitive singular messingar, uncountable)

  1. brass

Declension[edit]

f6s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative messing messingin
Accusative messing messingina
Dative messing messingini
Genitive messingar messingarinnar


Noun[edit]

messing n (genitive singular messings, uncountable)

  1. (rare) brass

Declension[edit]

n3s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative messing messingið
Accusative messing messingið
Dative messingi messinginum
Genitive messings messingsins

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Noun[edit]

messing m (definite singular messingen)

  1. brass (metallic alloy of copper and zinc)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

messing m (definite singular messingen)

  1. brass (alloy, as above)