cin

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See also: cín, čin, cɨn, çıñ, čiŋ, and Çin

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Pronoun[edit]

cin (ci)

  1. (archaic) thee, you

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from German, more specifically from High German. Compare German Zinn.[1] Ultimately, from Old High German zin, from Proto-Germanic *tiną.

Noun[edit]

cin (plural cinek)

  1. tin
    Synonym: ón
Declension[edit]
Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative cin cinek
accusative cint cineket
dative cinnek cineknek
instrumental cinnel cinekkel
causal-final cinért cinekért
translative cinné cinekké
terminative cinig cinekig
essive-formal cinként cinekként
essive-modal
inessive cinben cinekben
superessive cinen cineken
adessive cinnél cineknél
illative cinbe cinekbe
sublative cinre cinekre
allative cinhez cinekhez
elative cinből cinekből
delative cinről cinekről
ablative cintől cinektől
Possessive forms of cin
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. cinem cinjeim
2nd person sing. cined cinjeid
3rd person sing. cinje cinjei
1st person plural cinünk cinjeink
2nd person plural cinetek cinjeitek
3rd person plural cinjük cinjeik
Derived terms[edit]

(Compound words):

Etymology 2[edit]

An onomatopoeia.

Interjection[edit]

cin

  1. squeak (imitative of a short, high-pitched sound of a mouse; can be used repetitively)
    • 1845, Hans Christian Andersen, “A fenyőfa (The Fir Tree)”, in Hans Christian Andersen meséi[1], →ISBN:
      Cin, cin! - cincogta egy előiramodó egérke.
      Squeak, squeak,” said a little mouse.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Old English[edit]

Noun[edit]

cin

  1. Alternative form of cinn: chin.
    • 1876, "C" in the Encyclopædia Britannica, 9th ed., Vol. IV, p. 616:
      Our English ch (pronounced tch) for original c (as in chin for Old English cin, child for cild) is due probably to Norman influence, but here, as often, it is difficult to differentiate the results of the many disturbing causes which have operated upon our language.

Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

cin

  1. sleeve

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish [Term?], from Arabic جِنّ(jinn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cin (definite accusative cini, plural cinler)

  1. genie

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative cin
Definite accusative cini
Singular Plural
Nominative cin cinler
Definite accusative cini cinleri
Dative cine cinlere
Locative cinde cinlerde
Ablative cinden cinlerden
Genitive cinin cinlerin
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular cinim cinlerim
2nd singular cinin cinlerin
3rd singular cini cinleri
1st plural cinimiz cinlerimiz
2nd plural cininiz cinleriniz
3rd plural cinleri cinleri
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular cinim cinlerim
2nd singular cinsin cinlersin
3rd singular cin
cindir
cinler
cinlerdir
1st plural ciniz cinleriz
2nd plural cinsiniz cinlersiniz
3rd plural cinler cinlerdir

Vilamovian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

cīn

  1. to pull
  2. to draw

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

cin (nominative plural cins)

  1. machine

Declension[edit]