See also: Wyn, wŷn, ŵyn, and ƿyn

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

wyn (plural wyns)

  1. Alternative spelling of wynn

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch wijn, from Middle Dutch wijn, from Old Dutch wīn, from Proto-West Germanic *wīn, from Latin vīnum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

wyn (plural wyne)

  1. wine

Derived termsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English wīn, from Proto-West Germanic *wīn, from Latin vīnum.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

wyn (plural wynes)

  1. wine (in food, cooking, medicine, the Eucharist, etc.)
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • English: wine (see there for further descendants)
  • Scots: wyne
ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

wyn (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of wynne (happiness)

AdjectiveEdit

wyn (plural and weak singular wynne)

  1. Alternative form of wynne (happy)

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

wyn

  1. Alternative form of winnen (to win)

Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

wyn

  1. Alternative form of vine (grapevine)

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

wyn

  1. Soft mutation of gwyn (white).

West FrisianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Frisian wind, from Proto-Germanic *windaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wéh₁n̥ts.

NounEdit

wyn c (plural winen, diminutive wyntsje)

  1. wind
Derived termsEdit
Further readingEdit
  • wyn (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Frisian wīn, from Proto-West Germanic *wīn, from Latin vīnum.

NounEdit

wyn c (plural winen, diminutive wyntsje)

  1. wine
Derived termsEdit
Further readingEdit
  • wyn (II)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011