π„πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½πƒ

GothicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *tainaz of uncertain etymology. Cognate to Old Norse teinn (β€œtwig, sprout”) and Old Saxon tΔ“n (β€œstaff”), among others.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

π„πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½πƒ β€’ (tains)Β m

  1. (hapax) twig or branch of a bush
    • 4th Century, Wulfila (tr.), Gothic Bible: Gospel of John (Codex Argenteus) 15.1–2:[1]
      𐌹𐌺 𐌹𐌼 π…πŒ΄πŒΉπŒ½πŒ°π„π‚πŒΉπŒΏ πŒΈπŒ°π„πŒ° πƒπŒΏπŒ½πŒΎπŒ΄πŒΉπŒ½π‰, 𐌾𐌰𐌷 πŒ°π„π„πŒ° πŒΌπŒ΄πŒΉπŒ½πƒ π…πŒ°πŒΏπ‚πƒπ„π…πŒΎπŒ° πŒΉπƒπ„. / 𐌰𐌻𐌻 π„πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½πŒ΄ 𐌹𐌽 πŒΌπŒΉπƒ πŒΏπŒ½πŒ±πŒ°πŒΉπ‚πŒ°πŒ½πŒ³πŒ°πŒ½πŒ΄ πŒ°πŒΊπ‚πŒ°πŒ½ πŒ²π‰πŒΈ, πŒΏπƒπŒ½πŒΉπŒΌπŒΉπŒΈ πŒΉπ„πŒ°: 𐌾𐌰𐌷 𐌰𐌻𐌻 πŒ°πŒΊπ‚πŒ°πŒ½ πŒ±πŒ°πŒΉπ‚πŒ°πŒ½πŒ³πŒ°πŒ½πŒ΄, πŒ²πŒ°πŒ·π‚πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½πŒ΄πŒΉπŒΈ πŒΉπ„πŒ°, 𐌴𐌹 πŒΌπŒ°πŒ½πŒ°πŒ²πŒΉπŒΆπ‰ πŒ°πŒΊπ‚πŒ°πŒ½ πŒ±πŒ°πŒΉπ‚πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½πŒ°.
      ik im weinatriu ΓΎata sunjeinō, jah atta meins waurstwja ist. / all tainΔ“ in mis unbairandanΔ“ akran gōþ, usnimiΓΎ ita: jah all akran bairandanΔ“, gahraineiΓΎ ita, ei managizō akran bairaina.
      I am the true vine, and my Father is the husbandman. / Every branch in me that beareth not fruit he taketh away: and every branch that beareth fruit, he purgeth it, that it may bring forth more fruit. (KJV).

Usage notesEdit

This word translates Koine Greek ΞΊΞ»αΏ†ΞΌΞ± (klΓͺma), as does its apparent hyponym π…πŒ΄πŒΉπŒ½πŒ°π„πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½πƒ (weinatains). It is only used for the twigs or branches of the vine; for branches of trees, the word πŒ°πƒπ„πƒ (asts) is used.

DeclensionEdit

Masculine a-stem
Singular Plural
Nominative π„πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½πƒ
tains
π„πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½π‰πƒ
tainōs
Vocative π„πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½
tain
π„πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½π‰πƒ
tainōs
Accusative π„πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½
tain
π„πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½πŒ°πŒ½πƒ
tainans
Genitive π„πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½πŒΉπƒ
tainis
π„πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½πŒ΄
tainΔ“
Dative π„πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½πŒ°
taina
π„πŒ°πŒΉπŒ½πŒ°πŒΌ
tainam

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ John chapter 15 Provided by Project Wulfila 2004, University of Antwerp, Belgium. Last modified on 2005-03-30 by TDH.