See also: Linne

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See linen.

NounEdit

linne

  1. (obsolete) flax

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for linne in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)

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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

linne

  1. genitive singular of linn

Etymology 2Edit

linn +‎ -ne

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

linne

  1. first-person plural emphatic of le

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

linne

  1. Alternative form of linnen

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

linne

  1. Alternative form of lynnen

Scottish GaelicEdit

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

linne f (genitive singular linne, plural linneachan or linntean)

  1. firth
  2. pond, pool
  3. waterfall

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old Swedish linne, from Middle Low German linne. Doublet of lin. Arguably a back-formation by misinterpreting archaic linnet n (adjective), from linnen c (adjective), as a noun. See Proto-West Germanic *līnīn.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

linne n

  1. linen
  2. singlet, vest (garment worn under a shirt)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of linne 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative linne linnet linnen linnena
Genitive linnes linnets linnens linnenas

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