kleine

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See also: Kleine

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈklɛi̯nə/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯nə

Adjective[edit]

kleine

  1. Inflected form of klein

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German[edit]

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kleine

  1. inflection of klein:
    1. strong/mixed nominative/accusative feminine singular
    2. strong nominative/accusative plural
    3. weak nominative all-gender singular
    4. weak accusative feminine/neuter singular

Middle Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon klēni, from Proto-Germanic *klainiz.

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Adjective[edit]

kleine

  1. small, little
  2. narrow, thin
  3. minor, unimportant
  4. fine, delicate
  5. few, little
    • 1537, Jürgen Richolff the Younger, Datt högeste unde öldeste water recht, xxviii:
      Eyn schip effte twe effte meer liggen in einer hauen dar kleyn water is []
      A ship or two or more lie in a port with little water []

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