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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin tinea, sense from genus name Tinea for the moth.

NounEdit

teigne f ‎(plural teignes)

  1. a tineid, any of various species of moth, such as the clothes moth
  2. (uncountable) ringworm
  3. louse, vixen (mean or aggressive person)

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin tingam and tingat, subjunctive of tingo

VerbEdit

teigne

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of teindre
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of teindre

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NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tinea.

NounEdit

teigne f ‎(plural teignes)

  1. (Jersey) silverfish