swijn

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *swīn, from Proto-Germanic *swīną, from an adjectival form of Proto-Indo-European *suH-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

swijn n

  1. pig, swine

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Further reading[edit]

  • swijn”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • swijn”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929