Leine

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See also: léine and lèine

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of Irish ancestry.

Proper noun[edit]

Leine

  1. A surname​.

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlaɪ̯nə/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German līne, from Old High German līna, from Proto-Germanic *līnǭ (rope, string).

Noun[edit]

Leine f (genitive Leine, plural Leinen)

  1. line, cord (a rope, usually relatively thin), especially
    1. washing line
    2. leash (strap or cord with which to restrain an animal)
    3. (nautical) a rope of lesser thickness
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

Leine

  1. nominative/accusative/genitive plural of Lein

Hunsrik[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Leine f

  1. plural of Lein