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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vāgīna. Doublet of vagina.

NounEdit

beina f (plural beines)

  1. sheath, scabbard
  2. (botany) pod

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FaroeseEdit

VerbEdit

beina (third person singular past indicative beindi, third person plural past indicative beint, supine beint)

  1. to straighten, to tidy up

ConjugationEdit

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IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

beina (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative beindi, supine beint)

  1. (transitive, with dative) to aim, to direct, to point

ConjugationEdit

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

beina n

  1. definite plural of bein

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

beina n

  1. definite plural of bein

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

beina f

  1. definite singular of beine

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From beinn (straight, friendly, hospitable), from Proto-Germanic *bainaz.

VerbEdit

beina (singular past indicative beindi, plural past indicative beindu, past participle beindr)

  1. to stretch out, put into motion
  2. to further, promote

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ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • beina in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press