ទង់

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See also: ទង and ទាំង

Khmer[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

ទង់ (tʊəŋ)

  1. to pull back and forth, tug back and forth
  2. to try to convince
  3. to fight, struggle

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Thai ธง (tong), Northern Thai ᨴᩩᨦ, Lao ທຸງ (thung).

Noun[edit]

ទង់ (tʊəŋ)

  1. flag, banner
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Chinese (OC *doːŋ, “copper”). Cognate with Thai ทอง (tɔɔng), Lao ທອງ (thǭng), Khmer ថង (thɑɑng) and ទង (tɔɔng), Vietnamese đồng.

Noun[edit]

ទង់ (tʊəŋ)

  1. bronze, red copper
  2. alloy of copper and gold, 10 kt gold