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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

jin (plural jins)

  1. Alternative spelling of djinn

AnagramsEdit


AbenakiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English gin.

NounEdit

jin

  1. gin

ReferencesEdit

  • Laurent, New Familiar Abenakis and English Dialogues

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English gin.

NounEdit

jin m (genitive singular jin)

  1. gin (alcoholic beverage)

DeclensionEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

jin

  1. Rōmaji transcription of じん
  2. Rōmaji transcription of ジン

KurdishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian *ǰánHh, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ǰánHs, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷḗn.

NounEdit

jin f

  1. woman (adult female human being)
  2. wife

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

jin

  1. Nonstandard spelling of jīn.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of jǐn.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of jìn.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.