Youngling meaning

yŭnglĭng
A living being that is young, especially a young person.
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A young person; youth.
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A young animal or plant.
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Young.
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A young person, animal or plant.
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A novice.
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Origin of youngling

  • From Middle English youngling, ȝungling, from Old English Ä¡eongling (“a youth"), from Proto-Germanic *jungalingaz, *jungilingaz (“young man, youngling"), equivalent to young +"Ž -ling. Cognate with Dutch jongeling (“a youngster"), German Jüngling (“a youth"), Swedish yngling (“a youth, kid"), Icelandic unglingur (“teenager, youth"). More at young.

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