tangga

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Bikol Central[edit]

Noun[edit]

tangga

  1. step (of a staircase)
  2. rung (of a ladder)

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay tangga.

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Noun[edit]

tangga (first-person possessive tanggaku, second-person possessive tanggamu, third-person possessive tangganya)

  1. stair (series of steps)

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Malay[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tangga (Jawi spelling تڠݢ‎, plural tangga-tangga, informal 1st possessive tanggaku, 2nd possessive tanggamu, 3rd possessive tangganya)

  1. stair (series of steps)

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: tangga

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish tanga (hob, a boys game), from Old Spanish tanga, first-person singular present subjunctive of tañer (to touch), from Latin tangere (to touch).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tang‧ga
  • IPA(key): /ˈtaŋɡa/, [ˈtɐŋ.ɡɐ]

Noun[edit]

tangga (Baybayin spelling ᜆᜅ᜔ᜄ)

  1. a gambling game in which coins at stake are placed one over another inside a circle then hit by players in turns with their cue pieces (similar to quoits)
    Synonym: tantsing

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