Hong \Hong\, v. t. & i. To hang. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Hong — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Hồng Hà (Journalist) (1928–2011), vietnamesischer Journalist Hong Hyun mok (* 1986), südkoreanischer Eishockeyspieler Hong Ji hoon (* 1988), südkoreanischer Badmintonspieler Hong Myung bo (* 1969),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hong — may refer to: *Hong (Korean name), a Korean surname *Hong Kong *The Hongs, major business houses in Hong Kong *Høng, a Danish municipality *Hong (rainbow dragon) (虹), a Chinese word for rainbow In addition, the Cantonese term hong has the… …   Wikipedia

  • hong — /hong/, n. 1. (in China) a group of rooms or buildings forming a warehouse, factory, etc. 2. one of the factories under foreign ownership formerly maintained at Canton. [1720 30; < dial. Chin (Guangdong) hòhng, equiv. to Chin háng row of shops] * …   Universalium

  • Hong — Hong, n. [Chinese hang, Canton dialect hong, a mercantile house, factory.] A mercantile establishment or factory for foreign trade in China, as formerly at Canton; a succession of offices connected by a common passage and used for business or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Høng — is a town and a former municipality (Danish, kommune ) in Region Sjælland near the west coast of the island of Zealand ( Sjælland ) in Denmark. The municipality covered an area of 145 km², and had a total population of 8.411 (2005). Its last… …   Wikipedia

  • Hong — das; [s], s <aus gleichbed. chin. hong>: 1. chines. Gilde, Kaufmannszunft. 2. chines. Bez. für Waren od. Handelshaus, bes. für den Geschäftsverkehr mit Fremden …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • hong — [hôŋ, häŋ] n. [Chin hōng, a row, series, factory] Historical in China, a warehouse or factory …   English World dictionary

  • Hong — (eigentlich Jang hing, Hongkaufleute [d.i. Sicherheitskaufleute], Honisten), eine monopolisirte Gesellschaft chinesischer Kaufleute in Canton, welche ausschließlich das Recht hatte mit dem Auslande (d.h. nur mit eigens privilegirten Compagnien)… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Hong — (in Nordchina Hang, spr. chang), in Kanton Ausdruck für Gilde, Handelshaus, Warenlager, Reihe …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Hong — [häŋ, hôŋ] Annamese name for the RED RIVER (Vietnam) …   English World dictionary

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