vanga

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See also: Vanga and vängä

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

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vanga (plural vangas)

  1. Any of several passerine birds, of the family Vangidae, from Madagascar

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

vanga

  1. indefinite accusative singular of vangi
  2. indefinite dative singular of vangi
  3. indefinite genitive singular of vangi
  4. indefinite accusative plural of vangi
  5. indefinite genitive plural of vangi

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin vanga, of Germanic origin; compare Old Norse vangsni "ploughshare".

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vanga f (plural vanghe)

  1. spade

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

vanga

  1. inflection of vangare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of Germanic origin; compare Old Norse vangsni (ploughshare).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vanga f (genitive vangae); first declension

  1. a spade with a crossbar for applying the foot

Usage notes[edit]

The meaning of this word is uncertain. Some authorities translate it as mattock.

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vanga vangae
Genitive vangae vangārum
Dative vangae vangīs
Accusative vangam vangās
Ablative vangā vangīs
Vocative vanga vangae

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Piedmontese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vanga f (plural vanghe)

  1. spade