lunga

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See also: lungá

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (General Cebuano) IPA(key): /ˈl̪uŋa/
  • Rhymes: -ŋa
  • Hyphenation: lu‧nga

Noun[edit]

lunga

  1. The plant Sesamum indicum.
  2. sesame seed

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse lunga, from Proto-Germanic *lungô ‎(lung, literally the light organ), from Proto-Indo-European *lengʷʰ- ‎(light, agile, nimble). Compare Faroese and Swedish lunga, Danish and Norwegian lunge, Dutch long, German Lunge, English lung.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lunga n ‎(genitive singular lunga, nominative plural lungu)

  1. lung

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lunga f

  1. feminine singular of lungo

Noun[edit]

lunga f ‎(plural lunghe)

  1. (linguistics, phonetics) long

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

lunga m, f

  1. definite feminine singular of lunge

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

lunga f

  1. definite singular of lunge

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse lunge, from Proto-Germanic *lungw- ‎(literally the light organ), from Proto-Indo-European *lengʷʰ- ‎(light, agile, nimble). Compare Danish and Norwegian lunge, Icelandic lunga, German Lunge, lung.

Noun[edit]

lunga c

  1. (anatomy) a lung (organ that extracts oxygen from the air)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lunga 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative lunga lungan lungor lungorna
Genitive lungas lungans lungors lungornas

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