lengan

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Malay lengan, from Proto-Malayic [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *leŋen, from Proto-Austronesian [Term?].

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Noun[edit]

lêngan (plural lengan-lengan, first-person possessive lenganku, second-person possessive lenganmu, third-person possessive lengannya)

  1. arm (limb)

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Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *leŋen, from Proto-Austronesian [Term?].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lə.ŋän/
  • Rhymes: -an
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ŋan

Noun[edit]

lengan (Jawi spelling لڠن‎, plural lengan-lengan, informal 1st possessive lenganku, 2nd possessive lenganmu, 3rd possessive lengannya)

  1. arm.
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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *langijaną. Equivalent to lang +‎ -an. Cognate with Old Norse lengja.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlen.jɑn/, [ˈlen.d͡ʒɑn]

Verb[edit]

lenġan

  1. to make or become long; extend, lengthen
  2. to protract, delay
  3. to pertain, belong

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: lengen

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