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See also: Sine, Síne, Sìne, and sìne

EnglishEdit

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Sine function

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sinus, originally by mistranslation of Arabic جب (jubb). Ultimately from Sanskrit.

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NounEdit

sine (plural sines)

  1. (trigonometry, mathematics) In a right triangle, the ratio of the length of the side opposite an angle to the length of the hypotenuse.

Usage notesEdit

In various branches of mathematics, the sine of an angle is determined in various ways, including the following:

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DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /siːnə/, [ˈsiːnə], [ˌsiːnə]

PronounEdit

sine

  1. plural form of sin

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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish sine, siniu, comparative form of sen (old).

AdjectiveEdit

sine

  1. comparative form of sean: older

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish sine (teat, dug, pap), from Proto-Celtic *sɸenyo-, from Proto-Indo-European *spenyo-. Cognate with Old Norse speni (teat), Scottish Gaelic spain (udder).

NounEdit

sine f (genitive sine, nominative plural siní)

  1. nipple
DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sine shine
after "an", tsine
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *sene-, *sane- (apart, without). Cognate with Old English sundor (apart, separately, by oneself). More at sunder.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

sine

  1. (with ablative) without
    Sum sine regno.
    I am without a kingdom.

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NeapolitanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsinɛ/, /ˈsinɐ/

ParticleEdit

sine

  1. yes

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sínir.

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

sine pl

  1. plural form of sin

ReferencesEdit

  • “sin” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sínir.

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

sine pl

  1. plural form of sin

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RomanianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin , as with mine, tine.

PronunciationEdit

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PronounEdit

sine (stressed reflexive-accusative form of el, ea, ei and ele)

  1. himself, herself, itself, themselves

SynonymsEdit

  • se (unstressed form)

Scottish GaelicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish sine (teat, dug, pap), from Proto-Celtic *svenio for Proto-Indo-European *spenio. Cognate with Old Norse speni (teat), Scottish spain (udder).

NounEdit

sine f (genitive sine, plural sinean)

  1. (anatomy) nipple, teat

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowing from English gin.

NounEdit

sine f

  1. gin (drink)

Etymology 3Edit

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AdjectiveEdit

sine

  1. comparative form of sean