asin

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See also: ASIN, as in, and A-sin

Bikol Central[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

asin (asín) (Bikol Naga)

  1. and
    Synonym: buda

Noun[edit]

asin (asín)

  1. salt

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in Antonio Pigafetta's Relazione del primo viaggio intorno al mondo—detailing the first circumnavigation of the world between 1519 and 1522.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: a‧sin

Noun[edit]

asin

  1. sodium chloride; the salt most commonly used to season food at the table; rock salt

Verb[edit]

asin

  1. to season with salt

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:asin.

Derived terms[edit]


Dibabawon Manobo[edit]

Noun[edit]

asin

  1. salt

Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)qasin, from Proto-Austronesian *(ma-)qasiN.

Noun[edit]

asín

  1. salt (sodium chloride)

Verb[edit]

asín

  1. to salt (add salt to)

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay asin, from Proto-Malayic *(mA-)hasin, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)qasin, from Proto-Austronesian *(ma-)qasiN.

Adjective[edit]

asin (plural asin-asin)

  1. salty (tasting of salt)

Kankanaey[edit]

Noun[edit]

asin

  1. salt

Karao[edit]

Noun[edit]

asin

  1. salt

Limos Kalinga[edit]

Noun[edit]

asín

  1. salt

Lubuagan Kalinga[edit]

Noun[edit]

asin

  1. salt

Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *(mA-)hasin, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)qasin, from Proto-Austronesian *(ma-)qasiN.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

asin (Jawi spelling اسين‎, plural asin-asin)

  1. salty (tasting of salt)

Mansaka[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)qasin, from Proto-Austronesian *(ma-)qasiN.

Noun[edit]

asin

  1. salt

Northern Kurdish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian *Háyah, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háyas (metal; iron), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éyos (metal; copper, bronze). Cognate with Persian آهن(âhan), Avestan 𐬀𐬌𐬌𐬀𐬵(aiiah), Sanskrit अयस् (áyas, iron, metal), Latin aes, Old English ār (whence English ore).

Noun[edit]

asin m

  1. iron

Ojibwe[edit]

Noun[edit]

asin (plural asiniig)

  1. stone

Quechua[edit]

Verb[edit]

asin

  1. third-person singular present indicative of asiy

Ratagnon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)qasin, from Proto-Austronesian *(ma-)qasiN.

Noun[edit]

asín

  1. salt

Romanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From alteration of the earlier variant asîn or asân (used from the 16th to 18th centuries), itself from Latin asinus. Some writers in the 19th century attempted to revive it under a more Latinized form[1].

Noun[edit]

asin m (plural asini, feminine equivalent asină)

  1. (regional, chiefly Transylvania) ass, donkey

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)qasin, from Proto-Austronesian *(ma-)qasiN.

Noun[edit]

asín (Baybayin spelling ᜀᜐᜒᜈ᜔)

  1. salt; rock salt.

Waray-Waray[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)qasin, from Proto-Austronesian *(ma-)qasiN.

Noun[edit]

asín

  1. salt

Yami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(ma-)qasin, from Proto-Austronesian *(ma-)qasiN.

Noun[edit]

asin

  1. salt

Yogad[edit]

Noun[edit]

asín

  1. salt

Zazaki[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Persian آهن(âhan).

Noun[edit]

asin

  1. iron (metal)