pirn

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Noun[edit]

pirn (plural pirns)

  1. A cone-shaped spool or bobbin on which thread or yarn is wound, used most often for weaving.
  2. The amount of thread wound on a shuttle or reel.

Verb[edit]

pirn (third-person singular simple present pirns, present participle pirning, simple past and past participle pirned)

  1. To wind yarn onto a pirn, usually by means of a pirn winder.

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Etymology[edit]

From German Birne.

Noun[edit]

pirn (genitive pirni, partitive pirni)

  1. pear (fruit)
  2. light bulb

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