vinger

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch vinger, from Middle Dutch vinger, from Old Dutch finger, from Proto-West Germanic *fingr, from Proto-Germanic *fingraz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfəŋ.ər/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

vinger (plural vingers)

  1. finger

Derived terms[edit]

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

vinger c

  1. indefinite plural of vinge

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch vinger, from Old Dutch fingar, from Proto-West Germanic *fingr, from Proto-Germanic *fingraz.

Noun[edit]

vinger m (plural vingers or vingeren, diminutive vingertje n)

  1. finger
    Synonym: (plural only) fikken
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: vinger
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: finggri
  • Negerhollands: vinger, fiṅgu, finger
  • ? Aukan: finga
  • ? Caribbean Hindustani: ungri
  • ? Sranan Tongo: finga

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

vinger

  1. inflection of vingeren:
    1. first-person singular present indicative
    2. imperative

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch fingar, from Proto-West Germanic *fingr, from Proto-Germanic *fingraz.

Noun[edit]

vinger m

  1. finger
  2. finger, digit (a unit of measure)

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

vinger

  1. Alternative form of fynger

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

vinger m

  1. indefinite plural of vinge

Yola[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English vinger, from Old English finger, from Proto-West Germanic *fingr.

Noun[edit]

vinger

  1. finger
    • 1867, GLOSSARY OF THE DIALECT OF FORTH AND BARGY, page 53:
      Lethel vinger.
      Little finger.

References[edit]

  • Jacob Poole (1867), William Barnes, editor, A Glossary, With some Pieces of Verse, of the old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, London: J. Russell Smith, page 75