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 1[edit]

Root
ד־י־ן

Cognate with Arabic دِين ‎(dīn), Aramaic דִּינָא ‎(dīnā), Amharic ዳኘ ‎(dañä) and Ugaritic 𐎄𐎊𐎐 ‎(dyn).

Noun[edit]

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

  1. law (written or understood rule)
  2. logical argument
Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

דַּיָּן ‎(dayánm

  1. Defective spelling of דיין.

Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

דִּין ‎(dinm

  1. A male given name, Dean.

Ladino[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Hebrew דִּין ‎(din).

Noun[edit]

דין m ‎(Hebrew spelling, Latin spelling din)

  1. religious law

Yiddish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old High German dunni, from Proto-Germanic *þunnuz.

Adjective[edit]

דין ‎(din)

  1. thin (having little thickness or extent from one surface to its opposite)
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Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Hebrew דִּין ‎(din).

Noun[edit]

דין ‎(dinm, plural דינים ‎(dinem)

  1. religious law
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