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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *gamundiz, ultimately from a prefixed form of Proto-Indo-European *men- (to think, remember), equivalent to ġe- +‎ mynd. Cognate with Old High German gimunt, Gothic 𐌲𐌰𐌼𐌿𐌽𐌳𐍃 (gamunds); and with Sanskrit मन (mana), Ancient Greek μέμονα (mémona), Latin mēns, Old Church Slavonic мьнѣти (mĭněti) (Russian мнить (mnitʹ)), Lithuanian miñti, Old Irish menme, Tocharian A mnu.

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NounEdit

ġemynd f or n

  1. memory; commemoration
  2. thought, thinking
  3. intellect, intention

DeclensionEdit

feminine
neuter

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