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

  • IPA(key): /laɪ̯n/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɪ̯n

NounEdit

Lein m (strong, genitive Leines or Leins, plural Leine)

  1. linen
  2. flax

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Lein” in Duden online
  • Lein” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

HunsrikEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Lein m (plural Lein)

  1. linen
  2. flax

NounEdit

Lein f (plural Leine)

  1. rein

Further readingEdit