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 *déḱm̥t.

Numeral[edit]

tien

  1. (cardinal) ten

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

tien

  1. third-person singular present indicative of tener

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch tien, from Old Dutch tēn, *tien, from Proto-Germanic *tehun, from earlier *tehunt, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t. Compare German zehn, English ten.

Numeral[edit]

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

tien

  1. (cardinal) ten

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Dutch Low Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately cognate to German zehn, English ten.

Numeral[edit]

tien

  1. ten (10)

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tie +‎ -n.

Adverb[edit]

tien

  1. 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 here and for tien means there [in the distance].

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tien

  1. Genitive singular form of tie.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the neuter of Latin tuus

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tien m (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]

Ultimately cognate to German zehn, English ten.

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 *déḱm̥t.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

tien

  1. ten
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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.

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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)

Further reading[edit]

  • tien (I)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • tien (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • tiën”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • tien (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929
  • tien (IV)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929
  • tiën”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *tehun, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t. Cognate with Old Frisian tiān, Old High German zehan (German zehn), Old Saxon tehan (Dutch tien), Old Norse tíu (Icelandic tíu, Norwegian ti, Swedish tio), Gothic 𐍄𐌰𐌹𐌷𐌿𐌽 (taihun).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

tīen

  1. (cardinal) 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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