Wange

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See also: wange and wǎngē

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From Old High German wanga. More at wang.

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Wange f ‎(genitive Wange, plural Wangen, diminutive Wängchen n)

  1. (chiefly literary) cheek (on the face)

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  • The more normal word for “cheek” is Backe, though Wange is often preferred in literary style.

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