tiin

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See also: tìín and tì'ín

Fiji Hindi[edit]

Numeral[edit]

tiin

  1. (cardinal) three

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tiin

  1. Genitive singular form of tii.
  2. Instructive plural form of tii.

North Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian tiān. Compare West Frisian tsien.

Numeral[edit]

tiin

  1. (Mooring, Sylt, cardinal) ten

Westrobothnian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Elfdalian tinå and Middle High German zinnan.

Verb[edit]

tiin (preterite tint)

  1. (transitive) light, ignite[1]
    Tin ópp eln ti spisom!
    Light the fire in the stove!
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German tīne, from Latin tina (wooden bowl for wine or washing), from Etruscan 𐌈𐌉𐌍𐌀 (θina, type of vessel).

Noun[edit]

tiin f

  1. tub wherein meat, pork and fish are salted
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Old Norse tína.

Verb[edit]

tiin (preterite tint or tinä)

  1. beat chaff from barley, thresh the chaff out of the grain: by flail ridding the already threshed grain from the chaff

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rietz, Johan Ernst, “Tiin”, in Svenskt dialektlexikon: ordbok öfver svenska allmogespråket [Swedish dialectal lexicon: a dictionary for the Swedish lects] (in Swedish), 1962 edition, Lund: C. W. K. Gleerups Förlag, published 1862–1867, page 735