Jasmin

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See also: jasmin, jasmín, jaśmin, and Jasmîn

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A variant of Jasmine.

Proper noun[edit]

Jasmin

  1. A female given name from Persian.
    • 1847 Edward William Lane: The Thousand and One Nights (translation from Arabic): Aladdin Abushamat:
      He replied, what I mean is not the jasmine that people smell; but a slave girl whose name is Jasmin, whom my father would not buy for me.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Proper noun[edit]

Jasmin

  1. A female given name of modern usage, equivalent to English Jasmine.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of modern usage, cognate with English Jasmine.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈjɑsmin/, [ˈjɑs̠min]
  • Rhymes: -ɑsmin
  • Syllabification: Jas‧min

Proper noun[edit]

Jasmin

  1. A female given name.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Jasmin (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Jasmin Jasminit
genitive Jasminin Jasminien
partitive Jasminia Jasmineja
illative Jasminiin Jasmineihin
singular plural
nominative Jasmin Jasminit
accusative nom. Jasmin Jasminit
gen. Jasminin
genitive Jasminin Jasminien
partitive Jasminia Jasmineja
inessive Jasminissa Jasmineissa
elative Jasminista Jasmineista
illative Jasminiin Jasmineihin
adessive Jasminilla Jasmineilla
ablative Jasminilta Jasmineilta
allative Jasminille Jasmineille
essive Jasminina Jasmineina
translative Jasminiksi Jasmineiksi
instructive Jasminein
abessive Jasminitta Jasmineitta
comitative Jasmineineen
Possessive forms of Jasmin (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Jasminini Jasminimme
2nd person Jasminisi Jasmininne
3rd person Jasmininsa

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Jasmin m

  1. A male given name, a rare masculine form of Jasmine.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

16th century, from French jasmin, from Spanish jazmín, from Arabic ياسَمِين(yāsamīn), from Persian یاسمن(yâsaman). The pronunciation is spelling-based and thus only coincidentally very close to the Middle Eastern etyma. Use as a personal name following wider European usage since the 19th century.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jasˈmiːn/
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Noun[edit]

Jasmin m (strong, genitive Jasmins, plural Jasmine)

  1. jasmine

Declension[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Jasmin f (proper noun, genitive Jasmins, plural Jasmins)

  1. A female given name of modern usage, equivalent to English Jasmine

Declension[edit]

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Proper noun[edit]

Jasmin f

  1. A female given name, variant of Jasmim