See also: lein, LEIN, and -lein

Central FranconianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German līna.

NounEdit

Lein f

  1. (Moselle Franconian) rope of minor to medium thickness; cord

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German līn, from Old High German līn, from Proto-Germanic *līną.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Lein m (genitive Leines or Leins, plural Leine)

  1. linen
  2. flax

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Lein” in Duden online

HunsrikEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Lein m (plural Lein)

  1. linen
  2. flax

NounEdit

Lein f (plural Leine)

  1. rein

Further readingEdit