leen

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See also: Leen

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

leen c

  1. definite singular of le

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /leːn/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: leen
  • Rhymes: -eːn

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch leen, from Old Dutch *lēn, from Proto-Germanic *laihną.

Noun[edit]

leen n (plural lenen, diminutive leentje n)

  1. fief, feudal estate
    Synonym: feudum
  2. (obsolete) loan
    Synonym: lening
Derived terms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

leen

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lenen
  2. imperative of lenen

Anagrams[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

leen

  1. Genitive singular form of lee.

Hunsrik[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

leen

  1. alone

Further reading[edit]


Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse lœna.

Noun[edit]

leen

  1. A piece of grassy land in a moor or by a river, a meadow, freq. of a pasture of natural grass.

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

leen

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) present indicative form of leer.
  2. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present indicative form of leer.

Wolof[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

leen

  1. you (second-person plural object pronoun)
  2. them (third-person plural object pronoun)

See also[edit]


Yola[edit]

Noun[edit]

leen

  1. line

References[edit]

  • J. Poole W. Barnes, A Glossary, with Some Pieces of Verse, of the Old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy (1867)