dein

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

dein

  1. Present participle of de.

References[edit]

  • Northumberland Words, English Dialect Society, R. Oliver Heslop, 1893–4[1]
  • A Dictionary of North East Dialect, Bill Griffiths, 2005, Northumbria University Press, ISBN 1904794165

Anagrams[edit]


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German dīn, from Proto-Germanic *þīnaz. Akin to Old Saxon thīn.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /daɪ̯n/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɪ̯n
  • Homophone: deinen (according to a common pronunciation of this form)

Determiner[edit]

dein m (feminine deine, neuter dein, plural deine)

  1. your (to friends, relatives, children, etc.).

Inflection[edit]

Declension of dein
masculine feminine neuter plural
nominative dein deine dein deine
genitive deines deiner deines deiner
dative deinem deiner deinem deinen
accusative deinen deine dein deine

When used as a pronoun, the nominative masculine takes the form deiner, and the nominative/accusative neuter takes the form deines or deins.

  • mein Vater und deiner – my father and yours
  • Das ist mein Fahrrad. Das andere ist dein(e)s. – This is my bike. The other one is yours.

See also[edit]

  • Ihr (your) (addressing formally or politely one or more persons)

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

dein (present analytic deineann, future analytic déanfaidh, verbal noun déanamh, past participle déanta)

  1. Munster form of déan.

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dein dhein ndein
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Latin[edit]

Adverb[edit]

dein

  1. Alternative form of deinde.

Manx[edit]

Verb[edit]

dein (verbal noun deiney)

  1. to molest

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dein ghein nein
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.