sin-

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Irish[edit]

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sin-

  1. syn-

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *siniz, *senaz (old), from Proto-Indo-European *sénos (old). Akin to Old Frisian sin-, Old Saxon sin-, Old High German sin-, Old Norse sí-, Old English sinnan (to meditate on, care about, heed)

Pronunciation[edit]

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sin-

  1. ever, everlasting, continual, perpetual
    sintrendel "round, ever turning"
    sindrēam "everlasting joy"
  2. denotes magnitude, huge, immense; exceedingly, very
    sinhere (huge/immense army)
    singrim "exceedingly fierce"
    sinīeþe "very gentle"

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek, from σύν (sún, with, in company with, together with).

Prefix[edit]

sin-

  1. syn-