See also: Inc, inč, inç, inc., Inc., and INC

EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

inc

  1. (chiefly Canada, US) Alternative spelling of Inc
  2. (Internet, text messaging) Abbreviation of incoming.

NounEdit

inc

  1. (programming) Abbreviation of increment.

VerbEdit

inc

  1. (knitting) Abbreviation of increase.
    • 2011, Barb Brown, Knitting Knee-Highs: Sock Styles from Classic to Contemporary (page 55)
      Change to larger needles and knit 1 rnd in CC, inc 3 (4, 5) sts evenly []

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Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English inc, dative form of ġit, from Proto-Germanic *inkwiz, dative form of *jut. Initial /j/ is due to the influence of ȝit.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ink/, /unk/, /jink/, /junk/

PronounEdit

inc (nominative ȝit)

  1. Second-person dual accusative pronoun: you twain, the two of you.
  2. (reflexive) your (two) selves.

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Old EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

inc

  1. accusative/dative of ġit: (to) you two

Scottish GaelicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English ink.

NounEdit

inc m or f (genitive singular ince, plural incean)

  1. ink

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Edward Dwelly (1911), “inc”, in Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan [The Illustrated Gaelic–English Dictionary], 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English ink.

NounEdit

inc m (plural inciau)

  1. ink

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
inc unchanged unchanged hinc
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “inc”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies