linden

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English[edit]

A linden tree, Tilia platyphyllos
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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English linden, from Old English linden (linden, adjective), from Proto-Germanic *lindīnaz, from Proto-Germanic *lindō (linden tree), equivalent to lind +‎ -en. Cognate with Middle Low German linden (linden, adjective), German Low German Linnenboom (linden-tree), West Frisian linenbeam (linden-tree), German linden (linden, adjective). The English noun developed from the adjective.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɪn.dən/
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Adjective[edit]

linden (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) Made of lime-wood.

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Noun[edit]

linden (usually uncountable, plural lindens)

  1. Any of various deciduous trees of the genus Tilia, having heart-shaped leaves.
  2. The soft wood of such trees.

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

linden c

  1. definite singular of lind

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

linden

  1. Plural form of linde

German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

linden

  1. inflection of lind:
    1. strong genitive masculine/neuter singular
    2. weak/mixed genitive/dative all-gender singular
    3. strong/weak/mixed accusative masculine singular
    4. strong dative plural
    5. weak/mixed all-case plural

Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English linden, equivalent to lynde +‎ -en.

Adjective[edit]

linden

  1. Made of limewood.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: linden

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lind +‎ -en.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

linden

  1. made of lime-wood

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

linden

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of lindar.
  2. Second-person plural (ustedes) present subjunctive form of lindar.
  3. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of lindar.