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teigne

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin tinea, sense from genus name Tinea for the moth.

NounEdit

teigne f (plural teignes)

  1. Any of various species of moth, such as the clothes moth, most of which are considered a pest to crops. See French Wikipedia for individual species
  2. (uncountable) ringworm

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin tingam and tingat, subjunctive of tingo

VerbEdit

teigne

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of teindre
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of teindre

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JèrriaisEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tinea.

NounEdit

teigne f (plural teignes)

  1. silverfish