ung

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See also: Ung, ủng, ưng, -ung, and ung.

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ungr, from Proto-Germanic *jungaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁en- (young).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ung (neuter ungt, plural and definite singular attributive unge, comparative yngre, superlative (predicative) yngst, superlative (attributive) yngste)

  1. young

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Icelandic[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ung

  1. strong nominative singular feminine of ungur

Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Compare Latin ungō.

Verb[edit]

ung (present analytic ungann, future analytic ungfaidh, verbal noun ungadh, past participle ungtha)

  1. (transitive, religion, etc.) anoint (with oil, ointment, etc.)
    Synonyms: an ola a chur ar, olaigh

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
ung n-ung hung not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "ung" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • anoint” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Middle French[edit]

Article[edit]

ung

  1. Alternative form of un

Numeral[edit]

ung (invariable)

  1. Alternative form of un

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ungr, from Proto-Germanic *jungaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁en- (young).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ung (neuter singular ungt, definite singular and plural unge, comparative yngre, indefinite superlative yngst, definite superlative yngste)

  1. young (in the early part of life or growth)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ungr, from Proto-Germanic *jungaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁en- (young). Akin to English young.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ung (masculine and feminine ung, neuter ungt, definite singular and plural unge, comparative yngre, indefinite superlative yngst, definite superlative yngste)

  1. young (in the early part of life or growth)
    Kven er yngst her?Who is the youngest here?
    Antonyms: gamal, gammal

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Rade[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ung

  1. husband

Romanian[edit]

Verb[edit]

ung

  1. first-person singular present indicative of unge.
  2. first-person singular present subjunctive of unge.
  3. third-person plural present indicative of unge.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ungr, from Proto-Germanic *jungaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁en- (young).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ung (comparative yngre, superlative yngst)

  1. young
    Antonym: gammal

Declension[edit]

Inflection of ung
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular ung yngre yngst
Neuter singular ungt yngre yngst
Plural unga yngre yngst
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 unge yngre yngste
All unga yngre yngsta
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

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Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ung

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

Adjective[edit]

ung (, )

  1. addled, rotten