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FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

sín

  1. reflexive pronoun, 3rd person genitive

DeclensionEdit

Reflexive pronouns - Afturbent fornavn
Singular (eintal), Plural (fleirtal) 3. m, f, n
Nominative (hvørfall)
Accusative (hvønnfall) seg
Dative (hvørjumfall) sær
Genitive (hvørsfall) sín

ReferencesEdit

  • Höskuldur Thráinsson, Hjalmar P. Petersen, Jógvan í Lon Jacobsen, Zakaris Svabo Hansen: Faroese : An Overview and Reference Grammar. Tórshavn: Føroya Fróðskaparfelag, 2004 (p. 119 f., 325 ff.)

PronounEdit

sín

  1. his, her, its, their; the third person possessive pronoun

DeclensionEdit

Possessive pronoun - ognarfornavn
Singular (eintal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) sín sín sítt
Accusative (hvønnfall) sína
Dative (hvørjumfall) sínum síni / sínari sínum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (síns) (sínar) (síns)
Plural (fleirtal) m f n
Nominative (hvørfall) sínir sínar síni
Accusative (hvønnfall) sínar
Dative (hvørjumfall) sínum
Genitive (hvørsfall) (sína)

HungarianEdit

 
sín

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃiːn]
  • Hyphenation: sín

Etymology 1Edit

From German Schiene (rail).

NounEdit

sín (plural sínek)

  1. rail
DeclensionEdit
Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative sín sínek
accusative sínt síneket
dative sínnek síneknek
instrumental sínnel sínekkel
causal-final sínért sínekért
translative sínné sínekké
terminative sínig sínekig
essive-formal sínként sínekként
essive-modal
inessive sínben sínekben
superessive sínen síneken
adessive sínnél síneknél
illative sínbe sínekbe
sublative sínre sínekre
allative sínhez sínekhez
elative sínből sínekből
delative sínről sínekről
ablative síntől sínektől
Possessive forms of sín
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. sínem sínjeim
2nd person sing. síned sínjeid
3rd person sing. sínje sínjei
1st person plural sínünk sínjeink
2nd person plural sínetek sínjeitek
3rd person plural sínjük sínjeik

Etymology 2Edit

+‎ -n

NounEdit

sín

  1. superessive singular of

IcelandicEdit

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Irish sínid, from Proto-Celtic *sīnīti, from the same root as *sīros (long) (compare Old Irish sír, Welsh hir), from Proto-Indo-European *seh₁- (late, long) (compare Sanskrit साय (sāyá, evening), Latin sērus (late), Gothic 𐍃𐌴𐌹𐌸𐌿𐍃 (seiþus, late).

VerbEdit

sín (present analytic síneann, future analytic sínfidh, verbal noun síneadh, past participle sínte)

  1. to stretch, extend
  2. to pass (transfer from one person to another, hand over)
  3. to lengthen
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old French signe, seing (sign; mark; signature), from Latin signum (a mark; sign; token). Doublet of séan.

NounEdit

sín f (genitive singular síne, nominative plural síneacha)

  1. sign
    Synonym: comhartha
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

sín f

  1. (archaic, dialectal) dative singular of síon

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sín shín
after an, tsín
not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit