seinen

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese.

Noun[edit]

seinen ‎(uncountable)

  1. A class of manga written for an older male audience, generally 18-30 years old.

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sein.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

seinen ‎(past singular seinde, past participle geseind)

  1. to signal

Conjugation[edit]

Inflection of seinen (weak)
infinitive seinen
past singular seinde
past participle geseind
infinitive seinen
gerund seinen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular sein seinde
2nd person sing. (jij) seint seinde
2nd person sing. (u) seint seinde
2nd person sing. (gij) seint seinde
3rd person singular seint seinde
plural seinen seinden
subjunctive sing.1 seine seinde
subjunctive plur.1 seinen seinden
imperative sing. sein
imperative plur.1 seint
participles seinend geseind
1) Archaic.

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈzaɪ̯nən/, [ˈzaɪ̯nən], [ˈzaɪ̯nn̩] (standard)
  • IPA(key): /zaɪ̯n/ (common, colloquial)
  • Homophone: sein (nonstandard)

Pronoun[edit]

seinen

  1. dative plural of sein
  2. accusative masculine singular of sein

Usage notes[edit]

  • In colloquial spoken German, the masculine nominative forms mein, dein, kein, etc may not be distinguished from the accusative forms meinen, deinen, keinen etc in adjectival use. The distinction is maintained in substantival use, i.e. without a following noun.

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

seinen

  1. rōmaji reading of せいねん