pinn

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pinn m

  1. inflection of peann:
    1. vocative and genitive singular
    2. nominative and dative plural

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
pinn phinn bpinn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Late Old Norse pinni, from Proto-Germanic *penn-, borrowed from classical Latin penna (feather, wing). Cognate to English pin.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pinn m (definite singular pinnen, indefinite plural pinnar, definite plural pinnane)

  1. a knitting needle

References[edit]


Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *penn-, borrowed from classical Latin penna (feather, wing). Cognate to late Old Norse pinni.

Noun[edit]

pinn ?

  1. pin

Descendants[edit]