sín

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

sín

  1. reflexive pronoun, 3rd person genitive

Declension[edit]

Reflexive pronouns - Afturbent fornavn
Singular (eintal), Plural (fleirtal) 3. m, f, n
Nominative (hvørfall)
Accusative (hvønnfall) seg
Dative (hvørjumfall) sær
Genitive (hvørsfall) sín

References[edit]

  • Höskuldur Thráinsson, Hjalmar P. Petersen, Jógvan í Lon Jacobsen, Zakaris Svabo Hansen: Faroese : An Overview and Reference Grammar. Tórshavn: Føroya Fróðskaparfelag, 2004 (p. 119 f., 325 ff.)

Pronoun[edit]

sín

  1. his, her, its, their; the third person possessive pronoun

Declension[edit]

Possessive pronoun - ognarfornavn
Singular (eintal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) sín sín sítt
Accusative (hvønnfall) sína
Dative (hvørjumfall) sínum síni / sínari sínum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (síns) (sínar) (síns)
Plural (fleirtal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) sínir sínar síni
Accusative (hvønnfall) sínar
Dative (hvørjumfall) sínum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (sína)

Hungarian[edit]

sín

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃiːn]
  • Hyphenation: sín

Etymology 1[edit]

From German Schiene ‎(rail).

Noun[edit]

sín ‎(plural sínek)

  1. rail
Declension[edit]
Inflection (plural in -ek, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative sín sínek
accusative sínt síneket
dative sínnek síneknek
instrumental sínnel sínekkel
causal-final sínért sínekért
translative sínné sínekké
terminative sínig sínekig
essive-formal sínként sínekként
essive-modal
inessive sínben sínekben
superessive sínen síneken
adessive sínnél síneknél
illative sínbe sínekbe
sublative sínre sínekre
allative sínhez sínekhez
elative sínből sínekből
delative sínről sínekről
ablative síntől sínektől
Possessive forms of sín
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. sínem sínjeim
2nd person sing. síned sínjeid
3rd person sing. sínje sínjei
1st person plural sínünk sínjeink
2nd person plural sínetek sínjeitek
3rd person plural sínjük sínjeik

Etymology 2[edit]

+‎ -n

Noun[edit]

sín

  1. superessive singular of

Icelandic[edit]

Declension of the word sín
singular plural
indef def indef def
nominative - - - -
accusative sig, sik sig, sik sig, sik sig, sik
dative sér sér sér sér
genitive sín sín sín sín

Pronoun[edit]

sín

  1. genitive singular of sig


Derived terms[edit]


Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Irish sínid, from Proto-Celtic *sīni-, from the same root as *sīros ‎(long) (compare Old Irish sír, Welsh hir), from Proto-Indo-European *seh₁- ‎(late, long) (compare Sanskrit साय ‎(sāyá, evening), Latin sērus ‎(late), Gothic 𐍃𐌴𐌹𐌸𐌿 ‎(seiþu, evening).

Verb[edit]

sín ‎(present analytic síneann, future analytic sínfidh, verbal noun síneadh, past participle sínte)

  1. to stretch, extend
  2. to pass (transfer from one person to another, hand over)
  3. to lengthen
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

sín f

  1. (archaic, dialectal) dative singular of síon

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sín shín
after "an", tsín
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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