Tango

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See also: tango and tangó

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English tango.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Tango

  1. (international standards) NATO, ICAO, ITU & IMO phonetic alphabet code for the letter T.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Annex 10 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation: Aeronautical Telecommunications; Volume II Communication Procedures including those with PANS status[1], 6th edition, International Civil Aviation Organization, October 2001, retrieved 23 January 2019, page §5.2.1.3, Figure 5–1

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Two main origins:

Proper noun[edit]

Tango (plural Tangos)

  1. A surname.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Tango is the 39659th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 554 individuals. Tango is most common among White (72.38%) and Asian/Pacific Islander (18.05%) individuals.

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtaŋɡo]
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Noun[edit]

Tango m (strong, genitive Tangos, plural Tangos)

  1. tango (dance)
  2. pilsner mixed with grenadine or (in Westphalia) with one of the red soft drinks Regina or Emsgold

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Tango” in Duden online
  • Tango” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably a patronymic surname from a Germanic personal name containing the element *þankaz (thought, mind, consideration).

Proper noun[edit]

Tango ?

  1. a surname transferred from the given name

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