sinni

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Norse sinn.

Noun[edit]

sinni (n) (sinni-s, -)

  1. disposition, a turn of mind
  2. an opinion

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *sisni, dissimilated from Proto-Celtic *snisni (compare Welsh nini).

Pronoun[edit]

sinni (emphatic)

  1. we
    Is sinni. ― It is we.

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sinþą, *gasinþą (companion). Cognate with Old English ġesīþ, Old Saxon gisīth, Old High German gisind, gisindo, Gothic 𐌲𐌰𐍃𐌹𐌽𐌸𐌰 (gasinþa), 𐌲𐌰𐍃𐌹𐌽𐌸𐌾𐌰 (gasinþja).

Noun[edit]

sinni m (genitive sinna, plural sinnar)

  1. (poetic) follower, companion

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