cong

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Mandarin (cóng)

Noun[edit]

cong (plural cong)

  1. A type of carved jade tube made in China starting in the Neolithic .

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Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

cong

  1. Nonstandard spelling of cōng.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of cóng.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of còng.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Mon-Khmer *koŋ (be bent); cognates include Khmer កោង (kaong, curved, be bent) and Mon ကိုၚ် (be bent). See also Thai โค้ง (kóong), Chinese (cung).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cong (𡉖, 𢏣, 𢏢)

  1. curved, be bent

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