Long

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

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Long (plural Longs)

  1. A surname, from nicknames​. Originally a nickname for a tall man.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Mandarin (Lǒng).

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Long (countable and uncountable, plural Longs)

  1. (countable) A surname, from Chinese​.
  2. A county of Baoji, Shaanxi, China.
    • 1997, Stephen R. Bokenkamp, Early Daoist Scriptures[1], University of California Press, →ISBN, LCCN 96-43415, OCLC 1045353345, page 346:
      “Long” is an ancient name for the area around what is now Long County in Shaanxi Province. The land south of Long is the Sichuan Basin.
    • 2002, Bunker, Emma C., Nomadic Art of the Eastern Eurasian Steppes: The Eugene V. Thaw and Other Notable New York Collections[2], →ISBN, LCCN 2002075328, OCLC 1110813401, OL 12325962M, page 24:
      Each animal is cast with a hollow, open body that fits over the yoke of a cart (cat. nos. 31, 3c, 37), as do similarly designed animal figures excavated from a Qin tomb at Bianjiazhuang, Long county, southwestern Shaanxi Province.
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Long m

  1. A surname​.

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German lunga, from Proto-Germanic *lungô. Cognate with German Lunge, Dutch long, English lung, Icelandic lunga.

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Noun[edit]

Long f (plural Longen)

  1. lung

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from or .

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Long

  1. A unisex given name from Chinese

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