lenga

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

lenga ‎(plural lengas)

  1. A deciduous tree native to the southern Andes, taxonomic name Nothofagus pumilio.

Translations[edit]


Franco-Provençal[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lingua, from Old Latin dingua, from Proto-Italic *denɣwā, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

Noun[edit]

lenga f

  1. language

Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal lengua, from Latin lingua, from Old Latin dingua, from Proto-Italic *denɣwā, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lenga f (plural lengas)

  1. (anatomy) the tongue
  2. a language

Related terms[edit]


Piedmontese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lingua, from Old Latin dingua, from Proto-Italic *denɣwā, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

Noun[edit]

lenga f

  1. tongue
  2. language

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

lenga f ‎(plural lengas)

  1. lenga (tree)

Zulu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-dénga.

Verb[edit]

-lènga

  1. (intransitive) to dangle, to hang

Inflection[edit]

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