See also: Deen

English edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Arabic دِين (dīn).

Noun edit

deen (uncountable)

 
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  1. (Islam) religion; religiosity; the way of life of a pious Muslim
    • 2014, CHANEL, Purple Ink Presents Savage Sisters by Chanel, iUniverse →ISBN
      Sterling was Muslim, and although he wasn't on his deen, Shanice and Shakira felt that he should have had a Janazah.
    • 2016, Skepta, Shutdown, on Konnichiwa
      You say you're Muslim, you say you're Rasta / Say you don't eat pork, don't eat pussy / Liar, you're just an actor / Blud, you're not on your deen

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Basque edit

Noun edit

deen

  1. genitive plural of de

Finnish edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdeːn/, [ˈde̞ːn]
  • Rhymes: -eːn
  • Syllabification(key): deen

Noun edit

deen

  1. genitive singular of dee

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Luxembourgish edit

Etymology edit

From Old High German then, den, from Proto-Germanic *þanōn, by analogy with the adjective inflection.

Pronunciation edit

Determiner edit

deen m (unstressed den)

  1. the (definite article)
  2. that (demonstrative)

Usage notes edit

The stressed form of the definite article is used when emphasis is placed on the word ("that" as opposed to merely "the") and when it is used before an adjective.

Declension edit

Luxembourgish definite articles
masculine feminine neuter plural
nom./acc. deen (den) déi (d') dat (d') déi (d')
dat. deem (dem) där (der) deem (dem) deen (den)
gen. der

Middle English edit

Noun edit

deen

  1. Alternative form of den (dean)

Yola edit

Etymology edit

From Middle English don (to put), from Old English dōn, from Proto-West Germanic *dōn.

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

deen

  1. to dress
    Synonyms: don, dieeght
    • 1867, GLOSSARY OF THE DIALECT OF FORTH AND BARGY:
      Deen theezil.
      Dress thyself.

References edit

  • Jacob Poole (d. 1827) (before 1828), William Barnes, editor, A Glossary, With some Pieces of Verse, of the old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, London: J. Russell Smith, published 1867, page 33