minsian

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *minnisōną (to make smaller), from *minniz (small, less), from Proto-Indo-European *(e)mey- (small, little). Equivalent to Old English min (small) + -sian (verbal ending).

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minsian

  1. to diminish, lessen, make smaller or less important
  2. to become small

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