See also: Lein, LEIN, and -lein

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from Proto-Baltic [Term?], compare Lithuanian klienas (thin, skinny) and Latvian kliens (thin, withered). Cognate to Votic leinä (grief), Ingrian leina (sadness), and Finnish leina (poor, weak, a poor crop yield).

NounEdit

lein (genitive leina, partitive leina)

  1. grief, sorrow

DeclensionEdit


FinnishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

lein

  1. Genitive singular form of lei.
  2. Instructive plural form of lei.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

lein

  1. Instructive plural form of lee.

AnagramsEdit


GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

lein

  1. Romanization of 𐌻𐌴𐌹𐌽

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English line.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lein f (plural leinau or leiniau or leins, not mutable)

  1. line (rope, cord, or string; path through two or more points; telephone or network connection; single horizontal row of text)

Derived termsEdit