See also: dîne, dîné, and diné

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French disner, from Vulgar Latin *disiūnāre, from disieiūnāre ‎(to break the fast), from Late Latin, from dis- + iēiūnō ‎(to fast), from Latin ieiūnus.

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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.
    A table massive enough to have dined Johnnie Armstrong and his merry men. — Sir Walter Scott.
  3. (transitive, obsolete) To dine upon; to have to eat.
    What wol ye dine? — Chaucer.

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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.

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dine

  1. (possessive) Plural form of din

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse þínir.

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dine pl

  1. plural of din

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse þínir.

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dine pl

  1. plural of din

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dīne

  1. dative singular of din
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