See also: Kleine

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈklɛi̯nə/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯nə

AdjectiveEdit

kleine

  1. Inflected form of klein

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

kleine

  1. inflection of klein:
    1. strong/mixed nominative/accusative feminine singular
    2. strong nominative/accusative plural
    3. weak nominative all-gender singular
    4. weak accusative feminine/neuter singular

Middle Low GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Saxon klēni, from Proto-Germanic *klainiz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

kleine

  1. small, little
  2. narrow, thin
  3. minor, unimportant
  4. fine, delicate
  5. few, little
    • 1537, Jürgen Richolff the Younger, Datt högeste unde öldeste water recht, xxviii:
      Eyn schip effte twe effte meer liggen in einer hauen dar kleyn water is []
      A ship or two or more lie in a port with little water []

DeclensionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

  • Low German: kleen
  • Old Norse: klénn

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