See also: tinné

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch tinne, from Proto-Germanic *tindijō (point, peak, pinnacle) or *tinnō, *tinnǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dónt- (tooth).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɪ.nə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: tin‧ne
  • Rhymes: -ɪnə

NounEdit

tinne f or n (plural tinnen)

  1. merlon, cop
    Synonym: kanteel

Related termsEdit


IrishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tinne

  1. inflection of tinn:
    1. genitive singular feminine
    2. nominative/vocative/dative/strong genitive plural
    3. comparative degree

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tinne thinne dtinne
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Middle IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From tin (soft, fat part of body)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tinne m

  1. fletch, side of bacon or salt pork
    • c. 1000, Anonymous; published in (1935) , Rudolf Thurneysen, editor, Scéla Mucca Meic Dathó, Dublin: Staionery Office, § 1, l. 12, page 2: “Dam ocus tinne in cach coiri. [[There was] an ox and a side of bacon in each cauldron.]”

MutationEdit

Middle Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
tinne thinne tinne
pronounced with /d(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English tin.

NounEdit

tinne f (plural tinnes)

  1. (Jersey) tin (airtight container used to preserve food)