Tunga

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See also: tunga and tūnga

Translingual[edit]

Tunga penetrans, bloated with eggs

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Tunga f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Tungidae – certain fleas, including the chigoe flea.

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit तुङ्गा (tuṅgā, Tunga)

Proper noun[edit]

Tunga

  1. Name of a river in South India, joins with Bhadra forming Tungabhadra.

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Proper noun[edit]

Tunga

  1. A male given name