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English

Etymology

Akin to Old Norse dynr, Sanskrit ध्वनति, to make a noise, to roar.

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

Old English dyne, from Germanic *duniz.

Noun

Singular
din

Plural
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din ({{{1}}})
  1. A loud noise; a cacophony or loud commotion.

Quotations

Translations

Etymology 2

Old English dynnan, from Germanic *dunjan, from the same stem as Etymology 1, above.

Verb

Infinitive
to din

Third person singular
din

Simple past
ed

Past participle
-

Present participle
n

to din (third-person singular simple present din, present participle n, simple past and past participle ed)
  1. (obsolete) To be filled with sound; to resound.
  2. (transitive) To assail with loud noise.
  3. (transitive) To repeat continuously, as though to the point of deafening or exhausting somebody.
    • 2003: His mother had dinned The Whole Duty of Man into him in early childhood — Roy Porter, Flesh in the Age of Reason (Penguin 2004, p. 183)
  4. (intransitive) To make a din.

References

din” in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.


Breton

Preposition

din

  1. The first-person singular of da.

Danish

Etymology

Old Norse þínn

Pronoun

din

  1. your (speaking to one person)

Galician

Verb

din

  1. third-person plural present indicative of dicir.

Indonesian

Etymology

From Arabic دين.

Noun

din

  1. religion

Kiput

Etymology

From Proto-North Sarawak *daqan, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *daqan.

Noun

din

  1. branch

Malay

Noun

din

  1. faith, religion

Maltese

Etymology

From Arabic

Pronoun

din

  1. this

Old High German

Etymology

Common Germanic *thinaz, whence also Old English þīn, Old Norse þínn

Pronoun

dīn

  1. your (singular)

Romanian

Preposition

din (+accusative)

  1. on, on top of
  2. from, out of

Swedish

Pronunciation

Pronoun

din c. (ditt n., dina pl.)

  1. your, yours; of one thing in the common gender (speaking to one person)

See also


Turkish

Etymology

From Arabic

Noun

din

  1. religion

Volapük

Etymology

German Ding

Noun

din

  1. thing

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