beina

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vāgīna. Doublet of vagina.

Noun[edit]

beina f (plural beines)

  1. sheath, scabbard
  2. (botany) pod

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Faroese[edit]

Verb[edit]

beina (third person singular past indicative beindi, third person plural past indicative beint, supine beint)

  1. to straighten, to tidy up

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

beina (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative beindi, supine beint)

  1. (transitive, with dative) to aim, to direct, to point

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

beina n

  1. definite plural of bein

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

beina n

  1. definite plural of bein

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Noun[edit]

beina f

  1. definite singular of beine

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From beinn (straight, friendly, hospitable), from Proto-Germanic *bainaz.

Verb[edit]

beina (singular past indicative beindi, plural past indicative beindu, past participle beindr)

  1. to stretch out, put into motion
  2. to further, promote

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Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: beina

References[edit]

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