kinn

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Lexicalization of Old Hungarian ki (outside area) +‎ -n (case suffix).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkinː]
  • Hyphenation: kinn

Adverb[edit]

kinn (comparative kijjebb, superlative legkívül)

  1. outside
    Synonyms: kint, odakint, künn (dialectal or literary), künt (dialectal or literary)
    Antonyms: benn, bent

Derived terms[edit]

(Expressions):

Usage notes[edit]

Suffixes can be attached only to its synonym kint: kintre, kintről, kinti.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Further reading[edit]

  • kinn in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kinn, from Proto-Germanic *kinnuz, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵénu- (cheek). Compare Faroese and Norwegian kinn, Danish and Swedish kind, German Kinn, Dutch kin, English chin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kinn f (genitive singular kinnar, nominative plural kinnar)

  1. a cheek
    • Luke 6:29 (English, Icelandic)
      Slái þig einhver á kinnina, skaltu og bjóða hina, og taki einhver yfirhöfn þína, skaltu ekki varna honum að taka kyrtilinn líka.
      If someone strikes you on one cheek, turn to him the other also. If someone takes your cloak, do not stop him from taking your tunic.

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kinn, from Proto-Germanic *kinnuz. Compare English chin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kinn n (definite singular kinnet, indefinite plural kinn or kinner, definite plural kinna or kinnene)

  1. (anatomy) a cheek
    å vende det andre kinnet tilto turn the other cheek
  2. (in placenames): a steep hill(side) or slope

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kinn, from Proto-Germanic *kinnuz.

Noun[edit]

kinn n (definite singular kinnet, indefinite plural kinn, definite plural kinna)

  1. (anatomy) a cheek
  2. (in placenames): a steep hill(side) or slope

References[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kinnuz, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵénu- (cheek).

Noun[edit]

kinn f (genitive kinnar, plural kinnr)

  1. cheek

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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