vin etymology

Dutch word vin comes from Proto-Indo-European *(s)pīn-, and later Proto-Germanic *finnō (Flipper; fin.)

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Detailed word origin of vin

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*(s)pīn- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*finnō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Flipper; fin.
*finna Old Dutch (odt)
vinne Middle Dutch (dum)
vin Dutch (nld) Fin. Fin (aircraft component).