seng

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See also: Seng, sèng, and sēng

Ambonese Malay[edit]

Preposition[edit]

seng

  1. without

Danish[edit]

seng

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sæng, sæing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛnɡ/, [ˈsɛ̝ŋˀ]

Noun[edit]

seng c (singular definite sengen, plural indefinite senge)

  1. bed (a piece of furniture to sleep on)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Malay[edit]

Chemical element
Zn
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Indonesian seng, from English zinc, from German Zink, from Zinken.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

seng (Jawi spelling سيڠ)

  1. Alternative form of zink

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

seng

  1. Nonstandard spelling of sēng.

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.

Min Nan[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of seng – see (“to be able to bear; to be able to withstand; to be equal to; to match; etc.”).
(This character, seng, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)
For pronunciation and definitions of seng – see (“to advance; first; ahead of time; before; beforehand; etc.”).
(This character, seng, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sæing, sæng.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

seng f or m (definite singular senga or sengen, indefinite plural senger, definite plural sengene) (genitive form sengs)

  1. (furniture) a bed
    Hva gjør du i senga mi?!
    What are you doing in my bed?!

Derived terms[edit]

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sæing, sæng.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

seng f (definite singular senga, indefinite plural senger, definite plural sengene) (genitive form sengs)

  1. (furniture) a bed

Derived terms[edit]

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Zhuang[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Chinese (MC ʃˠæŋ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

seng (old orthography seŋ)

  1. to give birth
    Synonyms: sengsanj (dialectal), byoeng (dialectal)
  2. to be born

Adjective[edit]

seng (old orthography seŋ)

  1. uncooked; raw; underdone
  2. unprocessed; raw
  3. unneutered; intact
  4. unfamiliar; strange
    Synonyms: moq (dialectal), lax (dialectal)
  5. out of practice; rusty