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EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

dein

  1. present participle of de

ReferencesEdit

  • Northumberland Words, English Dialect Society, R. Oliver Heslop, 1893–4
  • A Dictionary of North East Dialect, Bill Griffiths, 2005, Northumbria University Press, →ISBN

AnagramsEdit


GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German dīn, from Old High German dīn, from Proto-Germanic *þīnaz. Akin to Old Saxon thīn, English thine, thy.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /daɪ̯n/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɪ̯n
  • Homophone: deinen (according to a common pronunciation of this form)

PronounEdit

dein

  1. genitive singular of du
    • 19th century, Nikolaus Lenau, Schilflieder, no. 3:
      Auf geheimem Waldespfade
      Schleich ich gern im Abendschein
      An das öde Schilfgestade,
      Mädchen, und gedenke dein!
    • 1912, Luther-Bibel 1912, Der Brief des Paulus an Philemon, verse 4:
      Ich danke meinem Gott und gedenke dein allezeit in meinem Gebet[.]

DeterminerEdit

dein m (feminine deine, neuter dein, plural deine)

  1. thy, your (esp. to friends, relatives, children, etc.).

InflectionEdit

Declension of dein
masculine feminine neuter plural
nominative dein deine dein deine
genitive deines deiner deines deiner
dative deinem deiner deinem deinen
accusative deinen deine dein deine

When used as a pronoun, the nominative masculine takes the form deiner, and the nominative/accusative neuter takes the form deines or deins.

  • mein Vater und deiner – my father and yours
  • Das ist mein Fahrrad. Das andere ist dein(e)s. – This is my bike. The other one is yours.

See alsoEdit

  • Ihr (your) (addressing formally or politely one or more persons)

DeterminerEdit

dein

  1. nominative/accusative neuter singular of dein

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dein (present analytic deineann, future analytic déanfaidh, verbal noun déanamh, past participle déanta)

  1. Munster form of déan

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dein dhein ndein
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

dein (not comparable)

  1. Alternative form of deinde

ReferencesEdit

  • dein in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • dein in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers

ManxEdit

VerbEdit

dein (verbal noun deiney)

  1. to molest

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
dein ghein nein
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.