See also: Kenn and Kënn

Cornish edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Indo-European *sken- (to split off) (compare Breton skant (scales), Old Irish ceinn, Irish scainim (I tear, burst).

Pronunciation edit

  • (Revived Middle Cornish) IPA(key): [kɛnː]

Noun edit

kenn m (plural kennow)

  1. peel, scum, skin

Derived terms edit

Mutation edit

Further reading edit

  • kenn”, in Gerlyver Kernewek [Cornish Dictionary]

German edit

Pronunciation edit

  • (file)

Verb edit

kenn

  1. singular imperative of kennen

Maltese edit

Root
k-n-n
4 terms

Etymology edit

From Arabic كَنَّ (kanna).

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

kenn (imperfect jkenn, past participle miknun)

  1. to shelter, provide shelter for

Conjugation edit

    Conjugation of kenn
singular plural
1st person 2nd person 3rd person 1st person 2nd person 3rd person
perfect m kennejt kennejt kenn kennejna kennejtu kennew
f kennet
imperfect m nkenn tkenn jkenn nkennu tkennu jkennu
f tkenn
imperative kenn kennu

Noun edit

kenn m (plural kennijiet or knien)

  1. shelter, refuge