See also: Leen

DanishEdit

NounEdit

leen c

  1. definite singular of le

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /leːn/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: leen
  • Rhymes: -eːn

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch leen, from Old Dutch *lēn, from Proto-Germanic *laihną.

NounEdit

leen n (plural lenen, diminutive leentje n)

  1. fief, feudal estate
    Synonym: feudum
  2. (obsolete) loan
    Synonym: lening
Derived termsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

leen

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lenen
  2. imperative of lenen

AnagramsEdit


FinnishEdit

NounEdit

leen

  1. Genitive singular form of lee.

HunsrikEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

leen

  1. alone

Further readingEdit


ScotsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse lœna.

NounEdit

leen

  1. A piece of grassy land in a moor or by a river, a meadow, freq. of a pasture of natural grass.

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

leen

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) present indicative form of leer.
  2. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present indicative form of leer.

WolofEdit

PronounEdit

leen

  1. you (second-person plural object pronoun)
  2. them (third-person plural object pronoun)

See alsoEdit


YolaEdit

NounEdit

leen

  1. line

ReferencesEdit

  • J. Poole W. Barnes, A Glossary, with Some Pieces of Verse, of the Old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy (1867)