See also: Dine, diné, Diné, diñé, dîne, and dîné

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English dynen, from Old French disner (to dine, eat the main meal of the day), from Vulgar Latin *disiūnāre (to eat breakfast), from disieiūnāre (to break the fast), from Late Latin, from dis- + iēiūnō (to fast), from Latin ieiūnus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /daɪn/
    • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɪn

VerbEdit

dine (third-person singular simple present dines, present participle dining, simple past and past participle dined)

  1. (intransitive) To eat; to eat dinner or supper.
  2. (transitive, obsolete) To give a dinner to; to furnish with the chief meal; to feed.
  3. (transitive, obsolete) To dine upon; to have to eat.

Related termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

NounEdit

dine (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) dinnertime

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Alemannic GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

dine

  1. inside
    • 1903, Robert Walser, Der Teich:
      I will doch go lose, was sie säge dinne.
      I just want to listen to what they're saying inside.

DanishEdit

PronounEdit

dine

  1. (possessive) plural of din

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FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

dine

  1. inflection of diner:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

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Middle DutchEdit

DeterminerEdit

dine

  1. inflection of dijn:
    1. feminine nominative/accusative singular
    2. nominative/accusative plural

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

dine

  1. Alternative form of dynne

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

dine

  1. Alternative form of digne

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse þínir.

PronunciationEdit

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PronounEdit

dine pl

  1. plural of din

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse þínir.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

dine pl

  1. plural of din

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PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

dine

  1. locative singular of dina (day)

TagalogEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: di‧ne
  • IPA(key): /ˈdine/

AdverbEdit

dine

  1. (chiefly Batangas) here (near the speaker)
    Synonym: dito

Usage notesEdit

  • When the preceding word ends with a vowel, "w", or "y", rine is used instead.

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TurkishEdit

NounEdit

dīne

  1. dative singular of din