pijn

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch pine, from Latin poena (punishment, strife), from Ancient Greek ποινή (poinḗ, bloodmoney, weregild, fine, price paid, penalty).

Noun[edit]

pijn f (plural pijnen, diminutive pijntje n)

  1. physical pain, ache
  2. psychological pain, hurt
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch pijn, from Latin pīnus.

Noun[edit]

pijn m (plural pijnen, diminutive pijntje n)

  1. (rare) pine (tree)
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