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RIN 3 

2 letters words from 'rin'

IN 2 

All 3 letters words made out of rin

rin irn rni nri inr nir

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Definitions and meaning of rin

rin

Etymology 1

From Middle English rinnen, from Old English rinnan (to run), from Proto-Germanic *rinnaną (to run). More at run.

Verb

rin (third-person singular simple present rins, present participle rinning, simple past ran, past participle run)

  1. (transitive, intransitive, dialectal) To run.
    • 1836, Allan Cunningham, Lord Roldan, Volume 1, John Macrone, page 314,
      "Besides," he continued, "I'm no sure that I'm right in rinningrinning! I'm no rinning , I'm ganging; weel then I'm no sure that I'm right doing a witch's errand, whether rinning or ganging, sae I'se stand still and consider it. [] ."
    • a. 1846, John Imlah, Where Gadie rins, 1876, James Grant Wilson (editor), The Poets and Poetry of Scotland, Volume II, Harper & Brothers, page 211,
      O! gin I were where Gadie[the name of a rivulet] rins,
    • 1879, I. T. Tregellas [John Tabois Tregellas], Peeps Into the Haunts and Homes of the Rural Population of Cornwall, Netherton & Worth (Truro), Houlston & Sons (London), page 3,
      I had a servant who had lived all his life-time within four miles of Plymouth, who told me of a circumstance which occurred to his mother, thus:— "Mawther ben out gatherin' nits, and when she kimbed hum she went to shet the shetters , and then she seed a man rin out of the dewr weth three spewns weth un, what he had stould, and away he rinned, and my mawther rinned arter un. 'Twas as fine a mewnlight night as cud be seed tew (too); an she cud see un stright on afore her; and hallowed tew she ded as lang as ever her wind beered up, and rinned and rinned; at laest she rinned un out of sight, and never goat the spewns she dedn't"

Etymology 2

Borrowed from Japanese (りん) (rin).

Noun

rin (plural rin)

  1. A coin worth 11000 of a Japanese yen, no longer in circulation.

Anagrams

  • INR, N. Ir., NIR, NRI, Nri, RNI

Arigidi

Pronoun

rin

  1. you, second person singular pronoun, as object

References

  • B. Oshodi, The HTS (High Tone Syllable) in Arigidi: An Introduction, in the Nordic Journal of African Studies 20(4): 263–275 (2011)

Esperanto

Pronunciation

Pronoun

rin

  1. accusative of ri

Japanese

Romanization

rin

  1. Rōmaji transcription of りん
  2. Rōmaji transcription of リン

North Frisian

Etymology

From Old Frisian rein. Cognates include West Frisian rein.

Noun

rin m

  1. (Mooring and Föhr-Amrum dialects) rain

Scots

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /rɪn/

Verb

rin (third-person singular present rins, present participle rinnin, past run, past participle run)

  1. (South Scots) to run

Spanish

Noun

rin m (plural rines)

  1. rim (of wheel)

Tagalog

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɾin/

Adverb

rin

  1. too, also
  2. likewise

Adjective

rin

  1. same

Usage notes

This form is mainly used after words ending in a vowel, while din is used following words that end in a consonant. The distinction is not always made, however.


Welsh

Noun

rin

  1. Soft mutation of rhin.

Mutation


West Frisian

Verb

rin

  1. run
  2. walk

Westrobothnian

Pronunciation 1

  • IPA(key): /²rinː/, /²reɪ̯nː/

Verb

rin

  1. Alternative spelling of rinn

Pronunciation 2

  • IPA(key): /riːn/

Verb

rin

  1. Contraction of ri n (he rides).

Zhuang

Etymology

From Proto-Tai *triːlᴬ (stone); Cognate with Thai หิน (hǐn), Lao ຫີນ (hīn), ᦠᦲᧃ (ḣiin), Shan ႁိၼ် (hǐn), Tai Nüa ᥞᥤᥢᥴ (hín), Ahom 𑜍𑜢𑜃𑜫 (rin), Saek หรี่น.

Pronunciation

  • (Standard Zhuang) IPA(key): /ɣin˨˦/
  • Tone numbers: rin1
  • Hyphenation: rin

Noun

rin (Sawndip forms 𬒞 or 𰧄 or 𮀡 or or 𮀙 or ⿰石土 or ⿱石心 or or or ⿰石忍 or 𡊵 or ⿵门石 or or or or ⿱火䡛 or or 𮀝 or or or , old orthography rin)

  1. stone; rock

Source: wiktionary.org
  • covered with rime.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)