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4 letters words from 'rang'

GNAR 5GRAN 5
RANG 5 

3 letters words from 'rang'

GAN 4GAR 4
NAG 4RAG 4
RAN 3 

2 letters words from 'rang'

AG 3AN 2
AR 2NA 2

All 4 letters words made out of rang

rang arng rnag nrag anrg narg ragn argn rgan gran agrn garn rnga nrga rgna grna ngra gnra angr nagr agnr ganr ngar gnar

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word rang. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in rang.

Definitions and meaning of rang

rang

Pronunciation

  • enPR: răng, IPA(key): /ɹæŋ/
  • Rhymes: -æŋ
  • Homophone: wrang

Verb

rang

  1. simple past tense of ring (only in senses related to a bell — etymology 2)

Usage notes

Rang and rung are incorrect for the past of ring in the sense of encircle.

Anagrams

  • ARNG, NARG, gRNA, garn, gnar, gran, grna, narg

Catalan

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈraŋk/
  • (Central) IPA(key): /ˈraŋ/

Noun

rang m (plural rangs)

  1. rank
  2. row

Danish

Etymology

Borrowed from French rang.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ranɡ/, [ʁɑŋˀ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑŋˀ

Noun

rang c (singular definite rangen, not used in plural form)

  1. rank
  2. precedence

Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from French rang.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /rɑŋ/
  • Rhymes: -ɑŋ

Noun

rang m (plural rangen, diminutive rangetje n)

  1. rank

Derived terms

  • rangschikken
  • voorrang

French

Etymology

From Old French renc, reng, ranc, rang, from Frankish *hring. Compare English ring.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʁɑ̃/

Noun

rang m (plural rangs)

  1. A row or line of things placed side-by-side.
    Synonym: rangée (objects only)
  2. A rank or position in a series or hierarchy.
    Synonyms: caste, classe, place, position
  3. (knitting) A knitting course.
  4. (Canada, geography) A series of land plots narrower than deep, running perpendicular to a river or road.
  5. (Canada, geography) The road serving such a series of plots.
  6. (military, uncountable) The non-officers of an army, taken as a group.

Usage notes

The expression in Xth rank uses the preposition à in French: au cinquième rang (in fifth place/rank). See also place.

Derived terms

  • au rang de
  • rangs (plural only)
  • rentrer dans le rang

Related terms

  • file
  • ranger

Descendants

  • German: Rang
  • Italian: rango
  • Piedmontese: rangh

Further reading

  • “rang” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Garo

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun

rang

  1. gong

German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʀaŋ/
  • Rhymes: -aŋ

Verb

rang

  1. first/third-person singular preterite of ringen

Hungarian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ ˈrɒŋɡ]
  • Rhymes: -ɒŋɡ

Noun

rang (plural rangok)

  1. rank
  2. place, standing, status (in society)

Declension

Derived terms

Further reading

  • rang in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

Irish

Pronunciation

  • (Munster) IPA(key): /ɾˠɑŋɡ/
  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): /ɾˠaːŋɡ/
  • (Aran, Mayo, Ulster) IPA(key): /ɾˠaŋ/

Etymology 1

Borrowed from Old French rang (line, row, rank), from Frankish *hring (ring), from Proto-Germanic *hringaz (something bent or curved).

Noun

rang m (genitive singular ranga, nominative plural ranganna)

  1. rank
    1. row, line
      Synonyms: líne, sraith
    2. order, station
  2. (education, biology) class
Declension
Derived terms

Etymology 2

Noun

rang f (genitive singular rainge, nominative plural ranga)

  1. Alternative form of reang (loin)
  2. Alternative form of reang (scar; crease, wrinkle)
Declension

Etymology 3

Noun

rang m (genitive singular rang, nominative plural rangaí)

  1. Alternative form of runga (rung)
Declension

Further reading

  • "rang" in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “rang” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Mandarin

Romanization

rang

  1. Nonstandard spelling of rāng.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of ráng.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of rǎng.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of ràng.

Usage notes

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

Via German Rang from French rang

Noun

rang m (definite singular rangen, uncountable)

  1. rank

Derived terms

  • annenrangs
  • rangstige

References

  • “rang” in The Bokmål Dictionary.
  • “rang_2” in Det Norske Akademis ordbok (NAOB).

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

Via German Rang from French rang

Noun

rang m (definite singular rangen, uncountable)

  1. rank

Derived terms

  • rangstige

References

  • “rang” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Romani

Etymology

From Sanskrit रङ्ग (raṅga).

Noun

rang m (plural rang)

  1. colour

Swedish

Verb

rang

  1. past tense of ringa.

Anagrams

  • garn, gran

Uzbek

Etymology

From Persian رنگ(rang).

Noun

rang (plural ranglar)

  1. color

Declension


Vietnamese

Pronunciation

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [zaːŋ˧˧]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [ʐaːŋ˧˧]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [ɹaːŋ˧˧]

Verb

rang

  1. roast
  2. pop

Zazaki

Etymology

From Persian رنگ(rang).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɾaŋɡ/

Noun

rang

  1. color

Source: wiktionary.org
  • RANEE, the wife of a rajah.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)