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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the French dyne, from the Ancient Greek δῠ́νᾰμῐς (dúnamis, force).

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NounEdit

dyne (plural dynes)

  1. A unit of force in the CGS system that is equal to the force which generates a velocity of one centimeter per second acting on one gram for one second. Symbol: dyn.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse dýna, related to dúnn (down).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dyːnə/, [ˈdyːnə]

NounEdit

dyne c (singular definite dynen, plural indefinite dyner)

  1. continental quilt, duvet

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FrenchEdit

NounEdit

dyne f (plural dynes)

  1. (physics) dyne

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse dýna, related to dun (down)

NounEdit

dyne f or m (definite singular dyna or dynen, indefinite plural dyner, definite plural dynene)

  1. continental quilt, duvet
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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Low German [Term?] or Middle Dutch dūne.

NounEdit

dyne m (definite singular dynen, indefinite plural dyner, definite plural dynene)

  1. a dune
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Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse dýna, related to dun (down)

NounEdit

dyne f (definite singular dyna, indefinite plural dyner, definite plural dynene)

  1. continental quilt, duvet
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Low German or Middle Dutch dūne.

NounEdit

dyne f (definite singular dyna, indefinite plural dyner, definite plural dynene)

  1. a dune
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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *duniz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dyne n (nominative plural dynan)

  1. din

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