hein

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch hein, from the verb heinen ‎(to physically demarcate lands) (modern heinen, also omheinen).

Noun[edit]

hein m ‎(plural heinen, diminutive heintje n)

  1. physical demarcation between fields or yards, like a fence, wall or ditch.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

hein m ‎(plural heinen, diminutive heintje n)

  1. skinny person
  2. skinny horse
  3. personification of death
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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *haina, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *śaina-. Cognate with Lithuanian šienas, Proto-Slavic *sěno.

Noun[edit]

hein ‎(genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. hay

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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French[edit]

Interjection[edit]

hein

  1. huh, hey

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Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hem ‎(eh?).

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

hein?

  1. (at the end of a sentence) huh? (used as a reinforcement of a question)
    Então, você gostou, hein?
    So, you like that, huh?
  2. (used by itself) what? (used when one didn’t hear or understand something)

Interjection[edit]

hein?!

  1. response to a statement that is unexpected or idiotic

Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *haina.

Noun[edit]

hein ‎(genitive singular heinän, partitive singular heinäd, partitive plural heinid)

  1. grass
  2. hay

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of hein
singular plural
nominative hein heinäd
accusative heinän heinäd
genitive heinän heiniden
partitive heinäd heinid
inessive heinäs heiniš
illative heinhä heinihe
elative heinäspäi heinišpäi
adessive heinäl heinil
allative heinäle heinile
ablative heinälpäi heinilpäi
approximative I heinänno heinidenno
approximative II heinännoks heinidennoks
egressive heinännopäi heinidennopäi
terminative I heinhäsai heinihesai
terminative II heinälesai heinilesai
terminative III heinässai
additive I heinhäpäi heinihepäi
additive II heinälepäi heinilepäi
essive-instructive heinän heinin
translative heinäks heinikš
abessive heinäta heinita
comitative heinänke heinidenke
prolative heinädme heinidme

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References[edit]

  • "сено", "трава" in Uz' venä-vepsläine vajehnik/Новый русско-вепсский словарь ‎(Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ), Nina G. Zaiceva, Maria I. Mullonen, 2007.