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AfrikaansEdit

Afrikaans cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : tien
    Ordinal : tiende

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch tien, from Middle Dutch tien, from Old Dutch tēn, *tien, from Proto-Germanic *tehun, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t.

NumeralEdit

tien

  1. (cardinal) ten

AsturianEdit

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch tien, from Old Dutch tēn, *tien, from Proto-Germanic *tehun, from earlier *tehunt, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t. Compare German zehn, English ten.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

Dutch cardinal numbers
 <  9 10 11  > 
    Cardinal : tien
    Ordinal : tiende

tien

  1. (cardinal) ten

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


Dutch Low SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately cognate to German zehn, English ten.

NumeralEdit

tien

  1. ten (10)

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From tie +‎ -n.

AdverbEdit

tien

  1. to there, thither (demonstrative correlative of direction)

Usage notesEdit

As with other demonstrative correlatives in Esperanto, tien can be combined with ĉi, the adverbial particle of proximity, or with for, the adverbial particle of distance. Ĉi tien thus means here and for tien means there [in the distance].

Derived termsEdit

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FinnishEdit

NounEdit

tien

  1. Genitive singular form of tie.

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the neuter of Latin tuus

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tien (feminine singular tienne, masculine plural tiens, feminine plural tiennes)

  1. (archaic) your; belonging to you (singular)

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


German Low GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately cognate to German zehn, English ten.

NumeralEdit

tien

  1. ten (10)

Middle DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Dutch tēn, *tien, from Proto-Germanic *tehun, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

tien

  1. ten
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Dutch tian, from Proto-Germanic *teuhaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tien

  1. to pull, draw
  2. to go
  3. to raise or nurture
InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit
  • Dutch: tijgen (with -g- from the past stem; -ij- may be from conflation with the verb below)

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Dutch *tīan, from Proto-Germanic *tīhaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tiën

  1. to accuse, blame
  2. to prosecute
InflectionEdit

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit
  • Dutch: aantijgen (with -g- from the past stem)

Further readingEdit

  • tien (I)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • tien (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • tiën”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • tien (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929
  • tien (IV)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929
  • tiën”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *tehun, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t. Cognate with Old Frisian tiān, Old High German zehan (German zehn), Old Saxon tehan (Dutch tien), Old Norse tíu (Icelandic tíu, Norwegian ti, Swedish tio), Gothic 𐍄𐌰𐌹𐌷𐌿𐌽 (taihun).

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

tīen

  1. (cardinal) ten

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DescendantsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin teum.

AdjectiveEdit

tien

  1. (stressed) yours; your

Usage notesEdit

  • chiefly used after an article (un, le, etc.) and before a noun. The noun may be omitted if clear from the context
    un tien fils
    your son
    enveierai le tien
    I will send yours

DescendantsEdit