fong

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

fong

  1. (Ireland, slang) a kick
    • 1996, Frank McCourt, Angela's Ashes, Scribner-Simon & Schuster, New York: 1996, p 147.
      'Get away from my door or I'll come out and give every one o' ye a good fong in the hole of yeer arse.'

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fungus, or possibly a calque of Spanish hongo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fong m (plural fongs)

  1. fungus
  2. mushroom

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Kosraean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic *boŋi, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bəʀŋi, from Proto-Austronesian *bəʀŋi. Compare Pohnpeian pwohng, Marshallese boñ, Fijian pogi, Rotuman pogi and Hawaiian poni.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fong

  1. night