pyn

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pyn

  1. Obsolete form of pin (mood).
    • 1533, R. Saltwood:
      As plesaunt to the ere as the blacke sanctus
      Of a sad sorte vpon a mery pyn.

Afrikaans[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pəin/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Dutch pijn, from Middle Dutch pine, from Latin poena, from Ancient Greek ποινή (poinḗ).

Noun[edit]

pyn (plural pyne)

  1. pain

Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch pijn, from Latin pīnus

Noun[edit]

pyn (plural pyne)

  1. pine

Synonyms[edit]


Scanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Westrobothnian pjun n (id.)

Noun[edit]

pyn n

  1. Stickleback, a small fish.