sinni

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Afar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

sinní

  1. yourselves
  2. themselves
  3. (Awash) ourselves

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Determiner[edit]

sinní

  1. your own
  2. their own
  3. (Awash) our own

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References[edit]

  • Mohamed Hassan Kamil (2015) L’afar: description grammaticale d’une langue couchitique (Djibouti, Erythrée et Ethiopie)[1], Paris: Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (doctoral thesis)

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse sinn, a borrowing from Middle Low German.

Noun[edit]

sinni n (genitive singular sinnis, nominative plural sinni)

  1. disposition, mind
    Synonyms: hugur, geð
  2. opinion
    Synonyms: skoðun, álit
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Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Determiner[edit]

sinni

  1. feminine dative singular of sinn
Declension[edit]
Possessive pronouns (eignarfornöfn)
singular plural
masculine feminine neuter masculine feminine neuter
nominative sinn sín sitt sínir sínar sín
accusative sinn sína sitt sína sínar sín
dative sínum sinni sínu sínum sínum sínum
genitive síns sinnar síns sinna sinna sinna

Livonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Finnish sininen.

Adjective[edit]

siņņi

  1. blue

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *sisni, dissimilated from Proto-Celtic *snisni, from *snīs (we) (compare Welsh nini, ni).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

sinni (emphatic)

  1. we
    Is sinni.It is we.
    Synonyms: nini, sisni, snisni

Descendants[edit]

  • Irish: sinn
  • Scottish Gaelic: sinn
  • Manx: shin

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sinþô, *gasinþô (companion). Cognate with Old English ġesīþ, Old Saxon gisīth, Old High German gisind, gisindo, Gothic 𐌲𐌰𐍃𐌹𐌽𐌸𐌰 (gasinþa), 𐌲𐌰𐍃𐌹𐌽𐌸𐌾𐌰 (gasinþja).

Noun[edit]

sinni m (genitive sinna, plural sinnar)

  1. (poetic) follower, companion

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • sinni in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press