Zong

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See also: zong, zòng, zōng, and zǒng

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Chinese (Zōng).

Proper noun[edit]

Zong (plural Zongs)

  1. A surname from Chinese.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Zong is the 46487th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 458 individuals. Zong is most common among Asian/Pacific Islander (79.48%) and White (17.25%) individuals.

Further reading[edit]


Central Franconian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German zunge, from Old High German zunga, from Proto-West Germanic *tungā, from Proto-Germanic *tungǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s (tongue).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Zong f (plural Zonge, diminutive Zöngelche or Zengelche)

  1. (most dialects) tongue
    Küss de met der Zong bes an de Nas?
    Can you touch your nose with your tongue?

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German zunge, from Old High German zunga, from Proto-West Germanic *tungā, from Proto-Germanic *tungǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s (tongue).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Zong f (plural Zongen)

  1. tongue