inga

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See also: ingå, Inga, and Iŋgá

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the genus name.

Noun[edit]

inga ‎(plural ingas)

  1. (botany) Any of the genus Inga of small tropical trees and shrubs.
    • 1838, The British cyclopaedia (page 605)
      Here are the mimosas, the ingas, the acacias, the maples, the beautiful ailantus, and the fine fruit tree, the mango.
    • 1989, National Research Council (U.S.), Lost crops of the Incas (page 279)
      Fruit trees such as ingas are underutilized in reforestation efforts.

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Dutch[edit]

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Verb[edit]

inga

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ingaan (when using a subclause)
  2. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of ingaan (when using a subclause)

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈiŋɡɒ]
  • Hyphenation: in‧ga

Noun[edit]

inga ‎(plural ingák)

  1. pendulum

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative inga ingák
accusative ingát ingákat
dative ingának ingáknak
instrumental ingával ingákkal
causal-final ingáért ingákért
translative ingává ingákká
terminative ingáig ingákig
essive-formal ingaként ingákként
essive-modal
inessive ingában ingákban
superessive ingán ingákon
adessive ingánál ingáknál
illative ingába ingákba
sublative ingára ingákra
allative ingához ingákhoz
elative ingából ingákból
delative ingáról ingákról
ablative ingától ingáktól
Possessive forms of inga
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. ingám ingáim
2nd person sing. ingád ingáid
3rd person sing. ingája ingái
1st person plural ingánk ingáink
2nd person plural ingátok ingáitok
3rd person plural ingájuk ingáik

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

inga

  1. rōmaji reading of いんが

Malay[edit]

Verb[edit]

inga

  1. to be agape

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

inga

  1. feminine singular of ingen

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

inga

  1. feminine singular of ingen

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *angʷīnā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃nogʰ-, *h₃nogʷʰ-. Cognate with Welsh ewin, Breton ivin; and with Latin unguis, English nail, Ancient Greek ὄνυξ ‎(ónux), Russian ноготь ‎(nógot’), Sanskrit नख ‎(nakhá).

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Noun[edit]

inga f ‎(genitive singular ingen)

  1. fingernail
  2. toenail

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Rudolf Thurneysen, A Grammar of Old Irish (Dublin, 1946), §24

Swedish[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

inga pl ‎(common singular ingen, neuter singular inget)

  1. plural of ingen; no, nobody, nothing
    Det fanns inga ledtrådar som kunde lösa mysteriet
    There were no clues which could solve the mystery
    När jag kom hade inga andra kommit ännu
    As I came, no one else (literally: no others) had arrived yet