jin

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See also: Jin, jín, jìn, jīn, Jīn, jǐn, and -jin

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

jin (plural jins)

  1. Alternative spelling of jinn
    • 1928, Edgar Rice Burroughs, chapter 21, in Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle, page 281:
      Each grasped a musket in one hand and searched for his hijab with the other, for each carried several of these amulets, and that in demand this night was the one written against the jan, for certainly none but a jin could have done this thing.

Anagrams[edit]


Abenaki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English gin.

Noun[edit]

jin

  1. gin

References[edit]

  • Laurent, New Familiar Abenakis and English Dialogues

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English gin.

Noun[edit]

jin m (genitive singular jin)

  1. gin (alcoholic beverage)

Declension[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

jin

  1. Rōmaji transcription of じん
  2. Rōmaji transcription of ジン

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

jin

  1. Nonstandard spelling of jīn.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of jǐn.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of jìn.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Northern Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian *ǰánHh, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ǰánHs, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷḗn.

Noun[edit]

jin f

  1. woman (adult female human being)
  2. wife

Rohingya[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

jin (Hanifi spelling 𐴅𐴞𐴕)

  1. jinn