There are 2 main translations of lang in English:

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lang 1

also: länger Pronunciation: / ˈlɛŋɐ /, längst… Pronunciation: / ˈlɛŋst… /
Pronunciation: / laŋ /


  • 2 (von bestimmter Länge) See examples:ein fünf Meter langes Seil
    a rope five metres long or in length
  • 6ein vier Wochen langes Seminar
    a four-week seminar
    sein sechs Jahre langes Studium
    his six years of study


  • 1
    [for] a long time
    der lang anhaltende Beifall
    the lengthy or prolonged applause
    ein lang gehegter Wunsch
    a long-cherished wish
    lang ersehnt
    etwas nicht länger ertragen können
    be unable to bear or stand something any longer
    lang und breit
    at great length
    in great detail
  • 2 (von bestimmter Dauer) See examples:eine Sekunde/einen Augenblick/mehrere Stunden lang
    for a second/a moment/several hours
    den ganzen Winter lang
    all through the winter
    sein Leben lang
    all one's life
    ich werde das mein Leben lang nicht vergessen
    I won't forget it as long as I live

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There are 2 main translations of lang in English:

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lang 2 (besonders norddeutsch)
Stressed vowel length and/or separability: lạng



  • [nicht] wissen, wo lang es geht
    [not] know what it's all about
    entlang 2

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