inc

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See also: Inc, inč, inç, inc., Inc., and INC

English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

inc

  1. (chiefly Canada, US) Alternative spelling of Inc
  2. (Internet, text messaging) Abbreviation of incoming.

Noun[edit]

inc

  1. (programming) Abbreviation of increment.

Verb[edit]

inc

  1. (knitting) Abbreviation of increase.
    • 2011, Barb Brown, Knitting Knee-Highs: Sock Styles from Classic to Contemporary (page 55)
      Change to larger needles and knit 1 rnd in CC, inc 3 (4, 5) sts evenly []

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Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English inc, dative form of ġit, from Proto-Germanic *inkwiz, dative form of *jut. Initial /j/ is due to the influence of ȝit.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ink/, /unk/, /jink/, /junk/

Pronoun[edit]

inc (nominative ȝit)

  1. Second-person dual accusative pronoun: you twain, the two of you.
  2. (reflexive) your (two) selves.

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Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

inc

  1. accusative/dative of ġit: (to) you two

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English ink.

Noun[edit]

inc m or f (genitive singular ince, plural incean)

  1. ink

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • inc” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English ink.

Noun[edit]

inc m (plural inciau)

  1. ink

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
inc unchanged unchanged hinc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “inc”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies