-ईन

See also: -ईण

HindiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /iːn/, [ĩːn̪]

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Sanskrit -ईन (-īna).

SuffixEdit

-ईन (-īn) (Urdu spelling ـین‎)

  1. relating to
    काल (kāl, time) + ‎-ईन (-īn) → ‎कालीन (kālīn, relating to a particular time)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Persian ـین(in).

SuffixEdit

-ईन (-īn) (Urdu spelling ـین‎)

  1. having, possessing
    शौक़ (śauq, hobby) + ‎-ईन (-īn) → ‎शौक़ीन (śauqīn, having a hobby)
    रंग (raṅg, colour) + ‎-ईन (-īn) → ‎रंगीन (raṅgīn, having a colour, colourful)
    नमक (namak, salt) + ‎-ईन (-īn) → ‎नमकीन (namkīn, having salt, salty)
Derived termsEdit

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ईन (-īna)

  1. relating to
    कुल (kula, family) + ‎-ईन (-īna) → ‎कुलीन (kulīna, belonging to the family)

Derived termsEdit