IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

rinc (present analytic rinceann, future analytic rincfidh, verbal noun rince, past participle rincthe)

  1. to dance
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English rink.

NounEdit

rinc f (genitive singular rince, nominative plural rinceanna)

  1. (sports) rink
DeclensionEdit

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch ring, from Proto-Germanic *hringaz.

NounEdit

rinc m

  1. ring
  2. circle
  3. circle of people
  4. gathering of people
  5. entourage, escort

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: ring
  • Limburgish: rink

Further readingEdit


Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *rinkiz (upright man), from Proto-Germanic *rinkaz (straight, upright). Cognate with Old Saxon rink, Old Norse rekkr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rinc m

  1. (poetic) man, warrior

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit