deng

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See also: Deng, dēng, děng, and dèng

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *dhingW-u, from Proto-Indo-European *dhigW- to stick, fix'.

Noun[edit]

deng m

  1. a sack crammed with things, pile (of objects)
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Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

deng + + kirin

Noun[edit]

deng

  1. voice
  2. sound

Luxembourgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

deng

  1. second-person singular possessive pronoun, nominative or accusative case, feminine or plural object: your
    Deng Fra ass ganz schéin
    Your wife is very pretty

See also[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

deng

  1. Nonstandard spelling of dēng.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of děng.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of dèng.

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.

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

deng

  1. Alternative form of deg (ten)

Usage notes[edit]

Used before blynedd, blwydd, nouns beginning with m or n, and optionally before diwrnod and nouns beginning with a vowel. Triggers nasal mutation of b and d.[2]

  • deng mlyneddten years
  • deng mlwyddten years old
  • deng millltirten miles
  • deng niwrnod (or) deg diwrnodten days
  • deng awr (or) deg awrten hours

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
deng ddeng neng unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Morris-Jones, John (1913). A Welsh Grammar, Historical and Comparative, Oxford: Clarendon Press, § 51 ii (3)
  2. ^ Thorne, David A. (1993). A Comprehensive Welsh Grammar, Oxford: Blackwell, p. 147