pign

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Romansch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin pīnus.

Noun[edit]

pign m

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun) spruce, fir
Alternative forms[edit]
  • (Sursilvan) pégn
  • (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) pegn
  • (Puter, Vallader) pin
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Late Latin pitinnus (compare French petit, from Gallo-Romance *pitittus).

Adjective[edit]

pign m (feminine singular pitschna, masculine plural pigns, feminine plural pitschnas)

  1. (Sursilvan) small
Alternative forms[edit]
  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) pitschen
  • (Sutsilvan) pintg