ingang

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*ǵʰengʰ-

From Middle English ingang ‎(entrance, admission), from Old English ingang ‎(ingress, entry, entrance), from Proto-Germanic *in ‎(in) + *gangaz ‎(a going), equivalent to in- +‎ gang. Cognate with Dutch ingang ‎(entryway), Old High German ingang ‎(entrance) (German Eingang). More at in, gang.

Noun[edit]

ingang ‎(plural ingangs)

  1. An entrance or entryway.

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References[edit]

  • 1911, William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith, The Century dictionary and cyclopedia, "ingang".

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*ǵʰengʰ-
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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ingang m ‎(plural ingangen, diminutive ingangetje n)

  1. entrance
  2. (electronics) input

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*ǵʰengʰ-

From Old English ingang ‎(ingress, entry, entrance), from Proto-Germanic *in + *gangaz ‎(going). Cognate with Old High German ingang ‎(entrance) (German Eingang).

Noun[edit]

ingang (plural ingangs)

  1. an entry, entrance
  2. permission granted for entry, admission

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