Leine

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See also: léine and lèine

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of Irish ancestry.

Proper noun[edit]

Leine

  1. A surname​.

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

Leine f ‎(genitive Leine, plural Leinen)

  1. leash (strap, cord or rope with which to restrain an animal)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Leine

  1. nominative plural of Lein
  2. accusative plural of Lein
  3. genitive plural of Lein