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deen

See also: Deen

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Arabic دين

NounEdit

deen (uncountable)

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Wikipedia

  1. religion, especially the path along which righteous Muslims travel in order to comply with divine law

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German then, den, from Proto-Germanic *þanōn, by analogy with the adjective inflection.

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

deen m (unstressed den)

  1. the (definite article)
  2. that (demonstrative)

Usage notesEdit

The stressed form of the definite article is used when emphasis is placed on the word ("that" as opposed to merely "the") and when it is used before an adjective.

DeclensionEdit

Luxembourgish definite articles
masculine feminine neuter plural
nom./acc. deen (den) déi (d') dat (d') déi (d')
dative deem (dem) där (der) deem (dem) deen (den)