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See also: line, Line, -line, and LINE




From Old Irish líne f (line), from Latin līnea.


líne f (genitive singular líne, nominative plural línte)

  1. line, row
    Synonyms: rang, sraith
  2. lineage, race, family; generation
    Synonym: ginealach
  3. (literary) span
  4. clutch (of eggs)


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Further readingEdit

  • "líne" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • G. Toner, S. Arbuthnot, M. Ní Mhaonaigh, D. Wodtko, editors (1913–76), “líne”, in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Dublin: Royal Irish Aacademy, →ISBN
  • Entries containing “líne” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “líne” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.