alin

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See also: alın

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Superlative form of the root ala-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑlin/, [ˈɑlin]
  • Rhymes: -ɑlin
  • Syllabification: a‧lin

Adjective[edit]

alin (not comparable)

  1. lowest, undermost, lowermost

Declension[edit]

Inflection of alin (Kotus type 36/sisin, mp-mm gradation)
nominative alin alimmat
genitive alimman alimpien
alinten
partitive alinta alimpia
illative alimpaan alimpiin
singular plural
nominative alin alimmat
accusative nom. alin alimmat
gen. alimman
genitive alimman alimpien
alinten
alimpainrare
partitive alinta alimpia
inessive alimmassa alimmissa
elative alimmasta alimmista
illative alimpaan alimpiin
adessive alimmalla alimmilla
ablative alimmalta alimmilta
allative alimmalle alimmille
essive alimpana alimpina
translative alimmaksi alimmiksi
instructive alimmin
abessive alimmatta alimmitta
comitative alimpine
Possessive forms of alin (type sisin)
Rare. Only used with substantive adjectives.
possessor singular plural
1st person alimpani alimpamme
2nd person alimpasi alimpanne
3rd person alimpansa

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ǫln, alin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

alin f (genitive singular álnar, nominative plural álnir)

  1. ell (unit of measurement)

Declension[edit]


Jurchen[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Manchu ᠠᠯᡳᠨ (alin)

Noun[edit]

alin

  1. mountain

Descendants[edit]

  • Manchu: ᠠᠪᡴᠠ (abka)


Manchu[edit]

Romanization[edit]

alin

  1. Romanization of ᠠᠯᡳᠨ (alin)

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *alinō, from Proto-Indo-European *Heh₃l-. Compare English ell.

Noun[edit]

alin f (genitive alnar, plural alnar or alnir)

  1. Alternative form of ǫln
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Participle[edit]

alin

  1. inflection of alinn:
    1. strong feminine nominative singular
    2. strong neuter nominative/accusative plural

References[edit]

  • alin in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Back-formation from alina

Adverb[edit]

alin

  1. slowly

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

alin

  1. first-person singular present indicative/subjunctive of alina

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Bikol Central arin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: a‧lin
  • IPA(key): /ʔaˈlin/, [ʔɐˈlin]

Pronoun[edit]

alín

  1. (interrogative) which

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