teñir

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See also: tenir

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish, inherited from Latin tingere, from Proto-Indo-European *teng- (to soak, dip).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /teˈɲiɾ/, [t̪eˈɲiɾ]

Verb[edit]

teñir (first-person singular present tiño, first-person singular preterite teñí, past participle teñido)

  1. to color, dye, stain
  2. (reflexive) to dye (one's hair)

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