nung nung

Definition(s):

  • (n) a branch of the Tai languages

Usage(s):

  • He sent his Vice Minister of Education, Chu Ching-nung, to make an inquiry and offer amends.

News

  • Kevin Scott talks improvisation and self-realization

    Tuesday Jam Sessions take Elliott St. to Neptune by Chad Radford As co-founder of Atlanta Funk Society, and bassist for Ruby Velle and the Soulphonics, 4th Ward Afro-Klezmer Orchestra, Nung River, and more, Kevin Scott is a musician's musician — a working man who knows the rigmarole of maintaining many irons in the fire just to make ends meet. But every Tuesday night, Scott hosts a seemingly ...
    on July 9, 2013     Source: Creative Loafing Atlanta

Quotes

  1. "By comparing Leonardo's drawings with the Nung Shu we have verified that each element of a machine superbly illustrated by Leonardo had previously been illustrated by the Chinese in a much simpler manual," Menzies writes.
    on Jul 28, 2008 By: Gavin Menzies Source: ABC Online

  2. When he got a positive response, Aquino said: "Usapang marangal yan. Nung presidente ang nanay ko, minsan lang ako na-ambush. Ngayon po, three times, four times a day."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Corazon Aquino Source: Malaya

  3. "Nung malaman nilang wala silang makukuha [When they realized they won't be getting anything], they were pushed against the wall. Wala na silang mapuntahan [They had nowhere to run]," Legarda said.
    on Jun 17, 2008 By: Loren Legarda Source: Inquirer.net

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