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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Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /iˈŋaʔ/, [ɪˈŋʌʔ]

Noun[edit]

inga

  1. mooing or lowing sound of cattle

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈɪnɣaː/
  • Hyphenation: in‧ga
  • Rhymes: -ɪnɣaː

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]

Etymology[edit]

From the ing variant of the verb inog (to wobble) +‎ -a (participle suffix). Created during the Hungarian language reform which took place in the 18th–19th centuries. For the ending, compare hinta, csusza.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

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
non-attributive
possessive - singular
ingáé ingáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
ingáéi ingákéi
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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References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Further reading[edit]

  • inga in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’An Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

inga

  1. Rōmaji transcription of いんが

Limos Kalinga[edit]

Noun[edit]

inga

  1. (anatomy) ear

Lubuagan Kalinga[edit]

Noun[edit]

inga

  1. (anatomy) ear

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

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

inga

  1. plural of ingen

Pronoun[edit]

inga

  1. plural of ingen

Adverb[edit]

inga (not comparable)

  1. (Finland, dialectal) not
    Synonyms: inte, ej, icke

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