EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Short form of Christina or of any female name ending in -tina, such as Martina or Albertina.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Tina

  1. A female given name from Ancient Greek.
  2. A lake in Alaska, near/around Anchorage.

AnagramsEdit


BretonEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of Kaourantina/Kaourintina or Tin +‎ -a (feminine).

Proper nounEdit

Tina

  1. A diminutive of the female given name Kaourantina.
  2. A diminutive of the female given name Kaourintina.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Alain Stéphan, Tous les Prénoms bretons, 1996, Éditions Jean-Paul Gisserot, →ISBN, page 60

DanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Tina

  1. A female given name, short for Christina and Bettina.

ReferencesEdit

  • [1] Danskernes Navne, based on CPR data: 24 817 females with the given name Tina have been registered in Denmark between about 1890 (=the population alive in 1967) and January 2005, with the frequency peak in the 1960s. Accessed on 19 May, 2011.

FaroeseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Tina f

  1. A female given name

Usage notesEdit

Matronymics

  • son of Tinu: Tinuson
  • daughter of Tina: Tinudóttir

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Tina
Accusative Tinu
Dative Tinu
Genitive Tinu

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Tina f (genitive Tinas or Tina)

  1. A diminutive of the female given names Christina, Kristina, Bettina, or Martina

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈti.na/
  • Rhymes: -ina
  • Hyphenation: Tì‧na

Proper nounEdit

Tina f

  1. (informal) Synonym of Concetta

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Found in Old English as Tinanmuðe. Possibly of Celtic origin, from Proto-Celtic *tīn (river), from Proto-Indo-European *teh₂- (to flow).[1] Compare the river Tinna.

 
View of the river

Proper nounEdit

Tina f sg (genitive Tinae); first declension

  1. The river Tyne in England

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular
Nominative Tina
Genitive Tinae
Dative Tinae
Accusative Tinam
Ablative Tinā
Vocative Tina

ReferencesEdit

  • Tina in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  1. ^ The Brittonic Language in the Old North" (PDF). Scottish Place Name Society.

NorwegianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Tina

  1. A female given name, short for Christina.

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From tina, definite form of tină.

Proper nounEdit

Tina f

  1. A village in Livezi, Vâlcea, Romania

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Tina c (genitive Tinas)

  1. A female given name, short for Kristina, Martina, Albertina and similar names.

AnagramsEdit