tien

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Afrikaans[edit]

Afrikaans cardinal numbers
 <  9 10 11  > 
    Cardinal : tien
    Ordinal : tiende

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch tien, from Middle Dutch tien, from Old Dutch tēn, *tien, from Proto-Germanic *tehun, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥.

Numeral[edit]

tien

  1. ten

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

tien

  1. third-person singular present indicative of tener

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch tien, from Old Dutch tēn, *tien, from Proto-Germanic *tehun, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tin/
  • Rhymes: -in
  • (file)
  • (file)

Numeral[edit]

Dutch numbers (edit)
100
 ←  9 10 11  → 
1
    Cardinal: tien
    Ordinal: tiende

tien

  1. ten

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Dutch Low Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German tein, tēn, tīn, tīen, from Old Saxon tehan, from Proto-Germanic *tehun, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥.

Numeral[edit]

tien

  1. ten (10)

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tie +‎ -n.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tien

  1. thither, to there, (demonstrative correlative of direction)

Usage notes[edit]

As with other demonstrative correlatives in Esperanto, tien can be combined with ĉi, the adverbial particle of proximity, or with for, the adverbial particle of distance. Ĉi tien thus means hither and for tien means thither [in the distance].

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tien

  1. genitive singular of tie

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the neuter of Latin tuus

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tien (feminine singular tienne, masculine plural tiens, feminine plural tiennes)

  1. (archaic) your; belonging to you (singular)

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German Low German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German tein, tēn, tīn, tīen, from Old Saxon tehan, from Proto-Germanic *tehun, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥.

Numeral[edit]

tien

  1. ten (10)

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch tēn, *tien, from Proto-Germanic *tehun, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

tien

  1. ten
Descendants[edit]
  • Dutch: tien
  • Limburgish: teen, tieën
  • Zealandic: tien

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Dutch tian, from Proto-Germanic *teuhaną.

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Verb[edit]

tien

  1. to pull, draw
  2. to go
  3. to raise or nurture
Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]
  • Dutch: tijgen (with -g- from the past stem; -ij- may be from conflation with the verb below)

Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Dutch *tīan, from Proto-Germanic *tīhaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tiën

  1. to accuse, blame
  2. to prosecute
Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]
  • Dutch: aantijgen (with -g- from the past stem)

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Old English[edit]

Old English numbers (edit)
100[a], [b], [c]
 ←  9 10 11  → 
1
    Cardinal: tīen
    Ordinal: tēoþa
    Multiplier: tīenfeald

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *tehun, from Proto-Germanic *tehun, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

tīen

  1. ten

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin teum.

Adjective[edit]

tien

  1. (stressed) yours; your

Usage notes[edit]

  • chiefly used after an article (un, le, etc.) and before a noun. The noun may be omitted if clear from the context
    un tien fils
    your son
    enveierai le tien
    I will send yours

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Zealandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch tien, from Old Dutch tēn, *tien, from Proto-Germanic *tehun, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥.

Numeral[edit]

tien

  1. ten