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FinnishEdit

NounEdit

onginnan

  1. Genitive singular form of onginta.

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From on- +‎ *ginnan (of uncertain meaning, found mainly in compounds). Akin to Old Saxon andginnan, Dutch ontginnen.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

onġinnan

  1. to begin, start
  2. to attempt, try

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • on-ginnan in Joseph Bosworth and T. Northcote Toller (1898) An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary