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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clang, clangor, clangour, clangoring, clank, clash, crash(verb)

    a loud resonant repeating noise

    "he could hear the clang of distant bells"

  2. clang, clangor(verb)

    make a loud noise

    "clanging metal"

Wiktionary

  1. clang(Noun)

    A loud, ringing sound, like that made by free-hanging metal objects striking each other.

  2. clang(Noun)

    Quality of tone.

  3. clang(Noun)

    The cry of some birds, including the crane and the goose.

  4. clang(Noun)

    A word or phrase linked only by sound and not by meaning, characteristic of some mental disorders.

  5. clang(Verb)

    To strike (objects) together so as to produce a clang.

  6. clang(Verb)

    To give out a clang; to resound.

Wikipedia

  1. Clang

    Clang is a compiler front end for the C, C++, Objective-C and Objective-C++ programming languages, as well as the OpenMP, OpenCL, RenderScript, CUDA and HIP frameworks. It uses the LLVM compiler infrastructure as its back end and has been part of the LLVM release cycle since LLVM 2.6. It is designed to act as a drop-in replacement for the GNU Compiler Collection (GCC), supporting most of its compilation flags and unofficial language extensions. Its contributors include Apple, Microsoft, Google, ARM, Sony, Intel and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD). It is open-source software, with source code released under the University of Illinois/NCSA License, a permissive free software licence. Since v9.0.0, it was relicensed to the Apache License 2.0 with LLVM Exceptions.Clang 10, the latest major version of Clang as of August 2020, has full support for all published C++ standards and partial support for the upcoming C++20 standard. Since v6.0.0, Clang compiles C++ using the GNU++14 dialect by default, which includes features from the C++14 standard and conforming GNU extensions.The Clang project includes the Clang front end, a static analyzer, and several code analysis tools.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Clang(verb)

    to strike together so as to produce a ringing metallic sound

    Etymology: [L. clangere; akin to Gr. kla`zein to clash, scream; or perh. to E. clank.]

  2. Clang(verb)

    to give out a clang; to resound

    Etymology: [L. clangere; akin to Gr. kla`zein to clash, scream; or perh. to E. clank.]

  3. Clang(noun)

    a loud, ringing sound, like that made by metallic substances when clanged or struck together

    Etymology: [L. clangere; akin to Gr. kla`zein to clash, scream; or perh. to E. clank.]

  4. Clang(noun)

    quality of tone

    Etymology: [L. clangere; akin to Gr. kla`zein to clash, scream; or perh. to E. clank.]

Freebase

  1. Clang

    Clang is a compiler front end for the C, C++, Objective-C and Objective-C++ programming languages. It uses LLVM as its back end and has been part of its releases since LLVM 2.6. Its goal is to offer a replacement to the GNU Compiler Collection. Development is completely open-source, with several major software development companies involved. Its source code is available under the University of Illinois/NCSA License. The Clang project includes the Clang front end and the Clang static analyzer among others.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Clang

    klang, v.i. to produce a sharp, ringing sound.—v.t. to cause to clang.—n. a sharp, ringing sound, like that made by metallic substances struck together: (fig.) sound, the cry of some birds.—n. Clang′ing, the sound corresponding to the verb.—adj. Clang′orous.—adv. Clang′orously.—n. Clang′our, a clang: a sharp, shrill, harsh sound.—v.i. to make a clangour. [L. clangĕre; Ger. klang; formed from the sound.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. clang

    The rattling or clashing of arms.

How to pronounce clang?

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How to say clang in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of clang in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of clang in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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Translations for clang

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  • звънтеж, звъня, звънтяBulgarian
  • kilahdus, heläyttää, kilahtaa, sointi, kilauttaa, helähtää, helähdysFinnish
  • gliongScottish Gaelic
  • лязг, звон, бря́цаниеRussian

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