Category: Indonesian

Etymology, Indonesian, Gang

Etymology From Dutch gang (“passageway, alley”), from Middle Dutch ganc, from Old Dutch gank, gang, from Proto-Germanic *gangaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰongʰ-o-s, from *ǵʰengʰ- (“to step; stride”). Doublet of geng. Pronunciation IPA(key): /ɡaŋ/ Hyphenation: gang Noun gang (first-person possessive gangku, second-person possessive gangmu, third-person possessive gangnya) alleyway, alley, narrow street. A narrow pathway bound by walls on both…