See also: Maina and mainá

ChichewaEdit

NounEdit

maína class 6

  1. plural of dzina

CimbrianEdit

DeterminerEdit

maina

  1. feminine of main

EstonianEdit

NounEdit

maina

  1. essive singular of mai

FinnishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

maina

  1. Essive plural form of maa.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

maina

  1. myna (bird of the genera Mino, Enodes, Ampeliceps, Gracula and Acridotheres in the starling family Sturnidae)
Usage notesEdit

In English the term "myna" is used also of the genera Basilornis, Strepsocitta, Scissirostrum and Leucopsar, but in Finnish these genera are named kottarainen (starling).

DeclensionEdit
Inflection of maina (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative maina mainat
genitive mainan mainojen
partitive mainaa mainoja
illative mainaan mainoihin
singular plural
nominative maina mainat
accusative nom. maina mainat
gen. mainan
genitive mainan mainojen
mainainrare
partitive mainaa mainoja
inessive mainassa mainoissa
elative mainasta mainoista
illative mainaan mainoihin
adessive mainalla mainoilla
ablative mainalta mainoilta
allative mainalle mainoille
essive mainana mainoina
translative mainaksi mainoiksi
instructive mainoin
abessive mainatta mainoitta
comitative mainoineen
Possessive forms of maina (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person mainani mainamme
2nd person mainasi mainanne
3rd person mainansa
Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


HausaEdit

NounEdit

mainà m (possessed form mainàn)

  1. prince

LatvianEdit

VerbEdit

maina

  1. 3rd person singular present indicative form of mainīt
  2. 3rd person plural present indicative form of mainīt
  3. (with the particle lai) 3rd person singular imperative form of mainīt
  4. (with the particle lai) 3rd person plural imperative form of mainīt

MalagasyEdit

AdjectiveEdit

maina

  1. dry (not wet)
  2. dessicated

MaoriEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from English mine.

NounEdit

maina

  1. (military) mine (explosive device)

VerbEdit

maina

  1. to lay mines

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English myna.

NounEdit

maina

  1. myna (species of bird)