seint

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

seint

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of seinen
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of seinen

Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

seint n

  1. neuter form of seinur

Declension[edit]

seinur a1
Singular (eintal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) seinur sein seint
Accusative (hvønnfall) seinan seina
Dative (hvørjumfall) seinum seinari seinum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (seins) (seinar) (seins)
Plural (fleirtal) m (kallkyn) f (kvennkyn) n (hvørkikyn)
Nominative (hvørfall) seinir seinar sein
Accusative (hvønnfall) seinar
Dative (hvørjumfall) seinum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (seina)

Adverb[edit]

seint (comparative seinni or seinri, superlative seinast)

  1. late
    ov seint ― too late

Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Anglo-Norman seint, variant of Old French saint, ultimately from Latin sanctus

Noun[edit]

seint (plural seints)

  1. saint
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?)

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adjective[edit]

seint

  1. neuter singular of sein

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

seint m (oblique plural seinz or seintz, nominative singular seinz or seintz, nominative plural seint)

  1. Alternative form of saint