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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German schīn, Old High German scin (lustre, shining, brightness, clearness). Cognate with Old Norse skina, Old Saxon scīnan, Old English shēn (ghost), Dutch schijn, English shine, Gothic 𐍃𐌺𐌴𐌹𐌽𐌰𐌽 (skeinan).[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃaɪ̯n/
  • Rhymes: -aɪ̯n
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NounEdit

Schein m (genitive Scheines or Scheins, plural Scheine)

  1. shine, gleam, flash
  2. certificate, ticket
  3. bill, note
  4. semblance, appearance

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Schein in Kluge's Etymological Dictionary of the German Language, 1891

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HunsrikEdit

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Schein m (plural Schein)

  1. shine

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