tinn

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See also: Tinn and tínn

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish tinn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tinn (genitive singular feminine tinne, plural tinne, comparative tinne)

  1. sore
  2. sick, ill

Declension[edit]

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tinn thinn dtinn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • tinn, teinn” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Tomás de Bhaldraithe, 1975, The Irish of Cois Fhairrge, Co. Galway: A Phonetic Study, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, section 22.
  • “tinn” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • "tinn" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tin

Noun[edit]

tinn n (definite singular tinnet) (uncountable)

  1. tin (metallic element, chemical symbol Sn)
  2. pewter

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tin

Noun[edit]

tinn n (definite singular tinnet) (uncountable)

  1. tin (as above)

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tinn

  1. sore
  2. sick, ill

Derived terms[edit]