gien

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Dutch Low Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly ultimately from Proto-Germanic *nehw ainaz (nor one). Cognate with Dutch geen.

Numeral[edit]

gien

  1. no, none

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

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-West Germanic *jehan.

Verb[edit]

gien

  1. to declare
  2. to admit, to acknowledge

Inflection[edit]

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Further reading[edit]


Scots[edit]

Verb[edit]

gien

  1. past participle of gie