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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

From Middle English _kynde_, _kunde_, _cunde_, _icunde_, from Old English _cynd_ (“generation, kind, nature, race”), _ġecynd_, from Proto-Germanic _*kundiz_, _*gakundiz_, related to _*kunją_. Compare Icelandic _kind_ (“race, species, kind”). See also kin. PRONUNCIATION * IPA(key): /kaɪnd/[kʰɑɪ̯nd] * Rhymes: -aɪnd NOUN KIND (_plural_ KINDS) * A type, race or category; a group of entities that have common characteristics such that they may be grouped together. _What KIND of a person are you?_ _This is a strange KIND of tobacco._ * William Shakespeare (c.1564–1616) How diversely Love doth his pageants play, / And shows his power in variable KINDS ! * A makeshift or otherwise atypical specimen. _The opening served as a KIND of window._ * 1884, Mark Twain, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Chapter VIII I got my traps out of the canoe and made me a nice camp in the thick woods. I made a KIND of a tent out of my blankets to put my things under so the rain couldn't get at them. * (archaic) One's inherent nature; character, natural disposition. * 1485, Thomas Malory, _Le Morte Darthur_, Book III, chapter vij: And whan he cam ageyne he sayd / O my whyte herte / me repenteth that thow art dede / […] / and thy deth shalle be dere bought and I lyue / and anone he wente in to his chamber and armed hym / and came oute fyersly / & there mette he with syr gauayne / why haue ye slayne my houndes said syr gauayn / for they dyd but their KYNDE * ​Goods or services used as payment, as e.g. in barter. * John Dryden (1631-1700) Some of you, on pure instinct of nature, / Are led by KIND t'admire your fellow-creature. * Equivalent means used as response to an action. _I'll pay in KIND for his insult._ * (Christianity) Each of the two elements of the communion service, bread and wine. USAGE NOTES In sense “goods or services” or “equivalent means”, used almost exclusively with “in” in expression _in kind_. SYNONYMS * genre * sort * type * derivative (1) and/_or_ (2) * generation * offspring * child * See also Wikisaurus:class DERIVED TERMS * in kind * kind of * kinda RELATED TERMS * kindhood * kindred * kin, kinship TRANSLATIONS

From Middle English kynde, kunde, cunde, icunde, from Old English cynd (generation, kind, nature, race), ġecynd, from Proto-Germanic *kundiz, *gakundiz, related to *kunją. Compare Icelandic kind (race, species, kind). See also kin.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kaɪnd/[kʰɑɪ̯nd]
  • Rhymes: -aɪnd

Noun

kind (plural kinds)

  1. A type, race or category; a group of entities that have common characteristics such that they may be grouped together.
    What kind of a person are you?
    This is a strange kind of tobacco.
  2. A makeshift or otherwise atypical specimen.
    The opening served as a kind of window.
  3. (archaic) One's inherent nature; character, natural disposition.
  4. ​Goods or services used as payment, as e.g. in barter.
  5. Equivalent means used as response to an action.
    I'll pay in kind for his insult.
  6. (Christianity) Each of the two elements of the communion service, bread and wine.
Usage notes

In sense “goods or services” or “equivalent means”, used almost exclusively with “in” in expression in kind.

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(1) and/or (2)

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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English - Etymology 2

From Old English _cynde_ (“innate, natural, native”), _ġecynde_, from _cynd_. PRONUNCIATION * enPR: kīnd, IPA(key): /kaɪnd/ * Rhymes: -aɪnd ADJECTIVE KIND (_comparative_ KINDER, _superlative_ KINDEST) * having a benevolent, courteous, friendly, generous, gentle, liberal, sympathetic, or warm-hearted nature or disposition, marked by consideration for - and service to - others. * Affectionate. _a KIND man; a KIND heart_ * Goldsmith Yet was he KIND, or if severe in aught, / The love he bore to learning was his fault. * Waller O cruel Death, to those you take more KIND / Than to the wretched mortals left behind. * Favorable. * mild, gentle, forgiving _The years have been KIND to Richard Gere; he ages well._ * Gentle; tractable; easily governed. _a horse KIND in harness_ * (obsolete) Characteristic of the species; belonging to one's nature; natural; native. * Holland It becometh sweeter than it should be, and loseth the KIND taste. (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?) SYNONYMS * See also Wikisaurus:affectionate DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

From Old English cynde (innate, natural, native), ġecynde, from cynd.

Pronunciation

  • enPR: kīnd, IPA(key): /kaɪnd/
  • Rhymes: -aɪnd

Adjective

kind (comparative kinder, superlative kindest)

  1. having a benevolent, courteous, friendly, generous, gentle, liberal, sympathetic, or warm-hearted nature or disposition, marked by consideration for - and service to - others.
  2. Affectionate.
    a kind man; a kind heart
  3. Favorable.
  4. mild, gentle, forgiving
    The years have been kind to Richard Gere; he ages well.
  5. Gentle; tractable; easily governed.
    a horse kind in harness
  6. (obsolete) Characteristic of the species; belonging to one's nature; natural; native.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?)
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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - EXTERNAL LINKS
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English - External Links

* KIND in the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.

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English - Anagrams

* dink, DINK

Que a categoria em AFRIKAANS - ETYMOLOGY
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Afrikaans - Etymology

From Dutch _kind_.

From Dutch kind.

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Afrikaans - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /kɨnt/

  • IPA(key): /kɨnt/

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Afrikaans - Noun

KIND (_plural_ KINDERS) * child

kind (plural kinders)

  1. child

Que a categoria em DANISH - ETYMOLOGY
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Danish - Etymology

From Old Norse _kinn_, from Proto-Germanic _*kinnuz_, from Proto-Indo-European _*ǵénu-_ (“cheek”). Compare Swedish _kind_, Norwegian and Icelandic _kinn_, Low German and German _Kinn_, Dutch _kin_, English _chin_.

From Old Norse kinn, from Proto-Germanic *kinnuz, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵénu- (cheek). Compare Swedish kind, Norwegian and Icelandic kinn, Low German and German Kinn, Dutch kin, English chin.

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Danish - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ken/, [kʰenˀ]

  • IPA(key): /ken/, [kʰenˀ]

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Danish - Noun

KIND c (_singular definite_ KINDEN, _plural indefinite_ KINDER) * cheek INFLECTION

kind c (singular definite kinden, plural indefinite kinder)

  1. cheek

Inflection

Que a categoria em DUTCH - ETYMOLOGY
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Dutch - Etymology

From Middle Dutch _kint_, from Old Dutch _kint_, from Proto-Germanic _*kindą_ (“offspring”), from Proto-Indo-European _*ǵenh₁tóm_ (“that which is produced, that which is given birth to”), related to _*ǵn̥h₁tós_ (“produced, given birth”), from _*ǵenh₁-_ (“to produce, to give birth”). Cognate with Latin _genitus_.

From Middle Dutch kint, from Old Dutch kint, from Proto-Germanic *kindą (offspring), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵenh₁tóm (that which is produced, that which is given birth to), related to *ǵn̥h₁tós (produced, given birth), from *ǵenh₁- (to produce, to give birth). Cognate with Latin genitus.

Que a categoria em DUTCH - PRONUNCIATION
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Dutch - Pronunciation

* Rhymes: -ɪnt * IPA(key): /kɪnt/

  • Rhymes: -ɪnt
  • IPA(key): /kɪnt/

Que a categoria em DUTCH - NOUN
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Dutch - Noun

KIND n (_plural_ KINDEREN _or_ KINDERS, _diminutive_ KINDJE n) * child, kid, non-adult human * descendant, still a minor or irrespective of age _In sommige patriarchale tradities blijven KINDEREN levenslang onvoorwaardelijk onderworpen aan het vaderlijk gezag, zoals aanvankelijk in het Oude Rome, in andere houdt een zoon op KIND te zijn door zijn eigen gezin te stichten_ _In certain patriarchal traditions, children remain subject to unconditional paternal authority for life, as originally in Ancient Rome, in other ones a son ceases to be a child by founding his own family_ * (figuratively) product of influence, breeding etc. USAGE NOTES * The normal plural is _KINDEREN_. The form _kinders_ is heard colloquially. * In compounds, the word can take the form _kinder-_ or _kind-_. The former is used more often, however. DERIVED TERMS SYNONYMS * (descendant) afstammeling, telg

kind n (plural kinderen or kinders, diminutive kindje n)

  1. child, kid, non-adult human
  2. descendant, still a minor or irrespective of age
    In sommige patriarchale tradities blijven kinderen levenslang onvoorwaardelijk onderworpen aan het vaderlijk gezag, zoals aanvankelijk in het Oude Rome, in andere houdt een zoon op kind te zijn door zijn eigen gezin te stichten
    In certain patriarchal traditions, children remain subject to unconditional paternal authority for life, as originally in Ancient Rome, in other ones a son ceases to be a child by founding his own family
  3. (figuratively) product of influence, breeding etc.

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Que a categoria em DUTCH - SEE ALSO
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Dutch - See Also

* zoon m, dochter f * oir n * blaag m

Que a categoria em ICELANDIC - ETYMOLOGY
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Icelandic - Etymology

From Old Norse _kind_, from Proto-Germanic _*kindiz_, cognate with Latin _gēns_ (“clan, tribe”). The sense of “sheep” is derived from the compound _sauðkind_, literally “sheep-kind”.

From Old Norse kind, from Proto-Germanic *kindiz, cognate with Latin gēns (clan, tribe). The sense of “sheep” is derived from the compound sauðkind, literally “sheep-kind”.

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Icelandic - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /cʰɪnt/ * Rhymes: -ɪnt

  • IPA(key): /cʰɪnt/
  • Rhymes: -ɪnt

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Icelandic - Noun

KIND f * (obsolete) race, kind, kin * a sheep (especially a ewe) * (dated) used as a term of disparagement for a girl (or woman) DECLENSION SYNONYMS * (sheep): rolla, sauðkind DERIVED TERMS * kindarlegur * mannkind * sauðkind

kind f

  1. (obsolete) race, kind, kin
  2. a sheep (especially a ewe)
  3. (dated) used as a term of disparagement for a girl (or woman)

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Que a categoria em OLD NORSE - ETYMOLOGY
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Old Norse - Etymology

From Proto-Germanic _*kindiz_. Compare Latin _gēns_ (“clan, tribe”).

From Proto-Germanic *kindiz. Compare Latin gēns (clan, tribe).

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Old Norse - Noun

KIND f (_genitive_ KINDAR, _plural_ KINDIR _or_ KINDR) * race, kind, kin * creature, being DECLENSION DERIVED TERMS * mannkind * sauðkind DESCENDANTS * Icelandic: kind f

kind f (genitive kindar, plural kindir or kindr)

  1. race, kind, kin
  2. creature, being

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Old Saxon - Etymology

From Proto-Germanic _*kindą_ (“child”).

From Proto-Germanic *kindą (child).

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Old Saxon - Noun

KIND n * child DECLENSION

kind n

  1. child

Declension

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Swedish - Etymology

From Old Norse _kinn_, from Proto-Germanic _*kinnuz_, from Proto-Indo-European _*ǵénu-_ (“cheek”). Compare Danish _kind_, Norwegian and Icelandic _kinn_, German _Kinn_, Dutch _kin_, English _chin_.

From Old Norse kinn, from Proto-Germanic *kinnuz, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵénu- (cheek). Compare Danish kind, Norwegian and Icelandic kinn, German Kinn, Dutch kin, English chin.

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Swedish - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ɕɪnd/

  • IPA(key): /ɕɪnd/

Que a categoria em SWEDISH - NOUN
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Swedish - Noun

KIND c * (anatomy) cheek; a part of the face. DECLENSION

kind c

  1. (anatomy) cheek; a part of the face.

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