Fang

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See also: fang, fáng, fàng, fāng, Fāng, and fǎng

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

Fang pl (plural only)

  1. A people of western Africa.
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Fang

  1. The dominant Bantu language of Gabon and Equatorial Guinea, spoken by 1.3 million people, also called Pahouin.
  2. A Southern Bantoid language of Cameroon, spoken by only 2400 people, so called because it is spoken in the village of Fang.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the Pinyin romanization of Mandarin (Fáng).

Proper noun[edit]

Fang

  1. A county of Shiyan, Hubei, China.
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Fang (Guinea)[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Fang

  1. Fang people
  2. Fang language (Pahouin)

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German [Term?].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /faŋ/
  • Rhymes: -aŋ
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Fang m (genitive Fanges or Fangs, plural Fänge)

  1. catch, capture
  2. booty, prey
  3. haul, draught
  4. fang, talon, claw, tusk
  5. (hunting) coup de grâce
  6. hunting, fishing (fish, whales)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Fang in Duden online