strang

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

strang (comparative stranger, superlative strangest)

  1. (UK dialectal, Northern England, Scotland) Alternative form of strong

Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *strangaz, from the Proto-Indo-European *streng- (stiff, tight), *strenk- [1]. Cognate with Old Saxon strang, Old High German strangi, Old Norse strangr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

strang (comparative strengra, superlative strengest)

  1. strong

Declension[edit]

Weak Strong
singular plural singular plural
m n f m n f m n f
nominative stranga strange strange strangan nom. strang strange strang stranga, -e
accusative strangan strange strangan acc. strangne strang strange strange strang stranga, -e
genitive strangan strangra, strangena gen. stranges stranges strangre strangra
dative strangan strangum dat. strangum strangum strangre strangum
instrumental strange


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References[edit]

  1. ^ Pokorny 2594