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Mekong definition

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This page has 6 definitions of Mekong with English translations in 6 languages. Mekong is a proper noun. Also define these 0 related words and terms: .

See also: Mê Kông

English Mekong definition

Etymology

From Thai แม่โขง (mɛ̂ɛ-kǒong), contracted form of แม่น้ำโขง (mɛ̂ɛ-náam-kǒong). Cognate with Lao ນ້ຳຂອງ (nam khǭng) or ແມ່ນ້ຳຂອງ (mǣ nam khǭng).

Alternatively, from Khmer មេគង្គ (mee kong, literally Mother river/gaṅgā).

Proper noun

Mekong

  1. A river in southeastern Asia that flows about 4,183 km (2,600 miles) from Tibet to the South China Sea in Vietnam.

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German Mekong definition

Pronunciation

Proper noun

Mekong m (genitive Mekongs)

  1. Mekong (a river in Southeast Asia)

Hungarian Mekong definition

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɛkoŋɡ]
  • Hyphenation: Me‧kong

Proper noun

Mekong

  1. Mekong (a river in southeastern Asia)

Declension

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Mekong
accusative Mekongot
dative Mekongnak
instrumental Mekonggal
causal-final Mekongért
translative Mekonggá
terminative Mekongig
essive-formal Mekongként
essive-modal
inessive Mekongban
superessive Mekongon
adessive Mekongnál
illative Mekongba
sublative Mekongra
allative Mekonghoz
elative Mekongból
delative Mekongról
ablative Mekongtól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Mekongé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Mekongéi
Possessive forms of Mekong
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Mekongom
2nd person sing. Mekongod
3rd person sing. Mekongja
1st person plural Mekongunk
2nd person plural Mekongotok
3rd person plural Mekongjuk

Derived terms

  • mekongi

Italian Mekong definition

Proper noun

Mekong m

  1. Mekong

Polish Mekong definition

Proper noun

Mekong m

  1. Mekong (a river in Asia)

Declension


Portuguese Mekong definition

Proper noun

Mekong m

  1. Mekong (a river in southeast Asia)