דין

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Aramaic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek δέ ‎().

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

דין ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. yet

Conjunction[edit]

דין ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. yet, but, however

Usage notes[edit]

דין is a post-positive word, i.e. it is never the first word in a sentence.


Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
ד־י־ן

Cognate with Arabic دِينٌ ‎(dīn), دَيَّانٌ ‎(dayyān), Aramaic דִּין, Amharic ዳኘ ‎(dañä) and Ugaritic 𐎄𐎊𐎐.

Noun[edit]

דִּין ‎(dinm (plural indefinite form דִּינִים, singular construct form דִּין, plural construct form דִּינֵי)

  1. law (written or understood rule)
  2. logical argument

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Noun[edit]

דיין \ דַּיָּן ‎(dayánm (plural indefinite form דַּיָּנִים, singular construct form דין, plural construct form דַּיָּנֵי)

  1. judge, jurist

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Ladino[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Hebrew דִּין ‎(din).

Noun[edit]

דין m ‎(Hebrew spelling, Latin spelling din)

  1. religious law