BambaraEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Western Mande *mìN.

VerbEdit

mìn

  1. to drink, absorb
  2. to suck, nurse
  3. to smoke
  4. to kiss
  5. to quench one's thirst
  6. to be courageous

CornishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mìn f

  1. kids (young goats)

Eastern ManinkakanEdit

Alternative scriptsEdit

VerbEdit

mìn

  1. to drink

Scottish GaelicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish mín (smooth, level; arable, fertile; smooth, calm; self-restrained, gentle, placid, courteous, docile; digestible, palatable).

AdjectiveEdit

mìn (comparative mìne)

  1. clement, gentle
  2. meek
  3. pleasant, inoffensive, melodious
  4. downy
  5. fine
  6. glossy, sleek, smooth
  7. silky
  8. powdery
  9. bland

Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

mìn m (genitive singular mìne, plural mìnichean)

  1. field

ReferencesEdit

  • Edward Dwelly (1911), “mìn”, in Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan [The Illustrated Gaelic–English Dictionary], 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French mine.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(classifier trái, quả) mìn

  1. mine; dynamite