reng

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See also: rēng, réng, rèng, rəng, and Réng

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From an onomatopoeic (sound-imitative) stem +‎ -g (frequentative suffix). [1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɛŋɡ/
  • Hyphenation: reng

Verb[edit]

reng

  1. (intransitive) to shake, tremble, quiver, quake

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Gábor Zaicz, Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete, Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, ISBN 963 7094 01 6

Kurdish[edit]

Noun[edit]

reng ?

  1. color

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

reng (masculine rengen, feminine reng, neuter rengt)

  1. pure, clean

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Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

reng

  1. Nonstandard spelling of rēng.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of réng.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of rèng.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

reng m (plural rengs or rengz)

  1. (military) rank
    • 1595, Michel de Montaigne, Essais:
      se tenir ferme en son reng contre les ennemys
      To remain steadfast in one's rank against the enemy

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Frankish *hring.

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Noun[edit]

reng m (oblique plural reinz, nominative singular reinz, nominative plural reng)

  1. place; position (especially among other things)

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Zazaki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Iranian. Compare Persian رنگ (rang).

Noun[edit]

reng

  1. color