vrang

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Danish wrang ‎(wrong), from Old Norse rangr ‎(awry), from earlier *wrangr, from Proto-Germanic *wrangaz ‎(crooked, twisted, turned awry), from Proto-Indo-European *werk'- ‎(to twist, weave, tie together), *werg'-, *wrengh-, from Proto-Indo-European *wer- ‎(to turn, bend). Cognate with Dutch wrang ‎(bitter, sour). More at wrong.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vranɡ/, [vʁɑŋˀ]

Adjective[edit]

vrang ‎(neuter vrangt, definite and plural vrange)

  1. (archaic) crooked
  2. wrong