teinn

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Irish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

teinn (genitive singular feminine teinne, plural teinne, comparative teinne)

  1. Superseded spelling of tinn.

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

teinn

  1. (archaic) inflection of teann:
    1. vocative/genitive singular masculine
    2. dative singular feminine

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
teinn theinn dteinn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *tainaz.

Noun[edit]

teinn m (genitive teins, plural teinar)

  1. twig
  2. sprout

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: teinn
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: tein
  • Norwegian Bokmål: tein