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  • IPA: [ˈtʊŋɡa]

tunga f.

  1. tongue (organ)
  2. mother tongue, language
  3. tongue of land in a stream
  4. lemon sole (Microstomus kitt)

f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative tunga tungan tungur tungurnar
Accusative tungu tunguna tungur tungurnar
Dative tungu tunguni tungum tungunum
Genitive tungu tungunnar tunga tunganna

From Old Norse tunga from Proto-Germanic *tungōn, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s; cognate with English tongue.

tunga f. (genitive singular tungu, plural tungur)

  1. (anatomy) a tongue
  2. language
  3. the tongue of a shoe


See tung

tunga

  1. dung

tunga

  1. absolute definite form of tung
  2. absolute plural form of tung.

tunga c.

  1. a tongue (organ)
    hålla tungan rätt i mun
    carefully keep the balance
  2. a tongue (flap in a shoe)
  3. a tounge, a language, speech
    tala i tungor
    speak in tounges
    De skatter som förvärvas genom falsk tunga, de äro en försvinnande dunst och hasta till döden.
    The getting of treasures by a lying tongue is a vanity tossed to and fro of them that seek death. (Proverbs 21:6)
  4. (archaic) weight (how heavy something is, from the adjective tung = heavy)
    1. a weight (for measuring weight with scales)
      Tyskland var då tungan på den europeiska jämviktens vågskål
      Germany was then the weight in the pan of the European balance
    2. a burden, a trouble
    3. a duty, something one is forced to do or pay

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