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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

tein (plural tein)

  1. Alternative form of tiyin

AnagramsEdit


FinnishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

tein

  1. Instructive plural form of tie.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

tein

  1. Instructive plural form of tee.

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

tein

  1. First-person singular past indicative form of tehdä.

AnagramsEdit


German Low GermanEdit

NumeralEdit

tein

  1. Alternative form of tien (ten)

Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse teinn.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tein m (definite singular teinen, indefinite plural teinar, definite plural teinane)

  1. a twig, offshoot
  2. a spindle

Further readingEdit


Ulau-SuainEdit

NounEdit

tein

  1. woman

Further readingEdit

  • Malcolm Ross, Proto Oceanic and the Austronesian Languages of Western Melanesia, Pacific Linguistics, series C-98 (1988)

WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse teinn, from Proto-Germanic *tainaz.

NounEdit

tein m

  1. thin iron rod, the spindle axle on or for a spinning wheel
  2. (botany) stalk

Derived termsEdit