Weng

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See also: weng, wèng, wēng, and wěng

Central Franconian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Wing (Kölsch)
  • Wein (Moselle Franconian)

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German wīn, from Proto-Germanic *wīną, from Proto-Indo-European *wóyh₁nom, with regular Ripuarian velarization of -īn-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Weng m (plural Weng, diminutive Wengche)

  1. (Ripuarian) wine

Transylvanian Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Central Franconian Weng, from Old High German wīn, from Proto-Germanic *wīną, from Proto-Indo-European *wóyh₁nom, with regular Ripuarian velarization of -īn-.

Noun[edit]

Weng m

  1. wine

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