Gang

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See also: gang, gàng, gāng, Gāng, găng, gång, and gǎng

German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German ganc, from Old High German gang, from Proto-Germanic *gangaz. More at gang.

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Gang m (genitive Gangs or Ganges, plural Gänge)

  1. motion, movement, progress
  2. way, an instance of walking
  3. hallway
  4. (autombile) gear
  5. (of a meal) course
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from English gang.

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Noun[edit]

Gang f (genitive Gang, plural Gangs)

  1. gang (group of criminals, particularly in a North American context)
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Luxembourgish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old High German gang, from Proto-Germanic *gangaz. Cognate with German Gang, Dutch gang, English gang, Icelandic gangur.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Gang m (plural Gäng)

  1. walk, gait
  2. gear
  3. course (of a meal)
  4. hallway

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Gang m (Cyrillic spelling Ганг)

  1. Ganges (river)