Definitions

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  • n. A type of two-man keelboat from Norway.
  • proper n. A surname, from Old Norse, especially used of members of the oldest known Scandinavian dynasty, the Ynglings, who were supposedly descended from Frey.

Etymologies

From Norwegian yngling, Swedish yngling ("youngster"); from Old Norse ungr ("young") + -lingr (diminutive suffix, compare -ling), also a surname in Old Norse (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • With this in mind, I have agreed to act as a consultant to the British Yngling Board.

    Archive 2008-09-01

  • Women's keelboat, Yngling, Race 1, Race 2, Qingdao International Marina, 12: 20-4: 30 p.m. Women's Heavyweight Dinghy-Finn, Race 1, Race 2, Qingdao International Marina, 12: 20-4: 30 p.m. Soccer — women

    Beijing Olympic schedule, Week 1

  • Women's keelboat Yngling, Race 9 and 10, Qingdao International Marina, 12: 20-4: 30 p.m.

    Beijing Olympic schedule, Week 1

  • Women's keelboat, Yngling, Race 5 and 6, Qingdao International Marina, 12: 20-4: 30 p.m.

    Beijing Olympic schedule, Week 1

  • Women's keelboat Yngling, Race 7 and 8, Qingdao International Marina, 12: 20-4: 20 p.m.

    Beijing Olympic schedule, Week 1

  • Women's keelboat Yngling, Race 5 and 6, Qingdao International Marina, 1-7 p.m.

    Beijing Olympic schedule, Week 1

  • The Yngling P.S. I might be able to get you a job repossessing cars ... its not a job I'd recommend, but its night work and pays fairly well.

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  • His novel, the sequel to Yngling, was set on a barbaric post-plague Earth.

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  • The U.S. medalists were Mary Gaillard (bronze, Europe class) and the crew of Hannah Swett, Joan Touchette and Melissa Purdy (gold, Yngling class).

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  • • Yngling: keelboat; new women's event replacing Soling, Feb. 12-22 in Key Biscayne, Fla.

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