gien

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Dutch Low Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Dutch geen.

Numeral[edit]

gien

  1. no, none

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

gien (verbal noun gientyn, past participle giennit)

  1. to generate

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
gien ghien ngien
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch gian, from Proto-Germanic *jehaną.

Verb[edit]

gien

  1. to declare
  2. to admit, to acknowledge

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Further reading[edit]

  • ghiën”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • gien”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Scots[edit]

Verb[edit]

gien

  1. past participle of gie