inse

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English henge.

Noun[edit]

inse m (genitive singular inse, nominative plural insí)

  1. hinge
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

inse f (genitive singular inse, nominative plural insí or inseacha)

  1. inch, holm, water-meadow
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
  • insí cnoc (grassy places (along streams, etc.) in hills)

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

inse f (genitive singular inse)

  1. Alternative form of insint (relation, narration, utterance; version)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

inse f sg

  1. genitive singular of inis (island)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
inse n-inse hinse t-inse
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "inse" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “inse” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “inse” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Matigsalug Manobo[edit]

Noun[edit]

insè

  1. question

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

inse

  1. Alternative form of anse (difficult, impossible)
    • 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. 5b28
      is inse ṅduit; ní tú nod·n-ail, acht is hé not·ail.
      it is impossible for you sg; it is not you that nourish it, but it that nourishes you
Declension[edit]
io/iā-stem
Singular Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative inse inse inse
Vocative insi
Accusative inse insi
Genitive insi inse insi
Dative insiu insi insiu
Plural Masculine Feminine/neuter
Nominative insi insi
Vocative insi
insiu*
Accusative insi
insiu*
Genitive inse
Dative insib
Notes * when substantivized

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

inse

  1. genitive singular/dual/plural of inis

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
inse unchanged n-inse
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

in +‎ se

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

inse

  1. realize; to become aware of

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