inna

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See also: Inna, inną, and -inna

English[edit]

Contraction[edit]

inna

  1. (colloquial) In the.
    • 1991, The Beat
      In state-of-the-art dance hall, the bass booms like electrified tympani, the snare gets busy inna quasimilitary techno stylee []

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Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

inna

  1. Romanization of 𐌹𐌽𐌽𐌰

Hausa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Kanuri yìnná (aunt).

Noun[edit]

innà f (possessed form innàn)

  1. mother
  2. maternal aunt
  3. A polite term of address for any older woman.
  4. (Hausa animistic religion) royal priestess
  5. polio

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse inna.

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Verb[edit]

inna (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative innti, supine innt)

  1. (transitive, with accusative) to do, to accomplish
  2. (transitive, with accusative) to tell

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Old Irish[edit]

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Article[edit]

inna

  1. genitive singular feminine of in (triggers prothesis of an unwritten /h/ before a vowel)
    • c. 875, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 7–483, Ml. 21c3
      In tan téte a laithe di chiunn cosnaib gnimaib ⁊ cosnaib imnedaib gniter and, do·tét iarum imthánud aidche tara hæsi, co ndermanammar-ni inna imned sin i mbiam isind laithiu tri chumsanad inna aidche dod·iarmorat.
      When the day passes away with the deeds and the troubles that are done therein, then comes the alternation of night after it that we may forget those troubles in which we are in the day through the repose of the night that follows it.
  2. nominative plural feminine/neuter of in (triggers prothesis of an unwritten /h/ before a vowel)
    • c. 875, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 7–483, Ml. 27b15
      Inna ancride inna fochaide do·bertar forsin n-aís noib, ad·cobrat-sidi cumscugud fercæ Dǽ do thabairt díglae tara n-ési.
      The cruelties of the afflictions that are wrought on the saints desire the stirring of the anger of God to inflict vengeance on their behalf.
  3. accusative plural of all genders of in (triggers prothesis of an unwritten /h/ before a vowel)
    • c. 875, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 7–483, Ml. 21c3
      In tan téte a laithe di chiunn cosnaib gnimaib ⁊ cosnaib imnedaib gniter and, do·tét iarum imthánud aidche tara hæsi, co ndermanammar-ni inna imned sin i mbiam isind laithiu tri chumsanad inna aidche dod·iarmorat.
      When the day passes away with the deeds and the troubles that are done therein, then comes the alternation of night after it that we may forget those troubles in which we are in the day through the repose of the night that follows it.
  4. genitive plural of all genders of in (triggers eclipsis)
    • c. 875, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 7–483, Ml. 27b15
      Inna ancride inna fochaide do·bertar forsin n-aís noib, ad·cobrat-sidi cumscugud fercæ Dǽ do thabairt díglae tara n-ési.
      The cruelties of the afflictions that are wrought on the saints desire the stirring of the anger of God to inflict vengeance on their behalf.

Contraction[edit]

inna

  1. Contraction of i + a (in his/her/its/their).
    • c. 800, Würzburg Glosses on the Pauline Epistles, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 499–712, Wb. 11a4
      Rethit huili, et is oínḟer gaibes búaid diib inna chomalnad.
      All run, and it is one man of them who gets victory for completing it (lit. in its completion).

Old Norse[edit]

Verb[edit]

inna

  1. to accomplish

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References[edit]

  • inna in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *in.

Adverb[edit]

inna

  1. inside
  2. indoors

Polish[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

inna

  1. feminine nominative/vocative singular of inny