[ kahyn ]
/ kaɪn /
a plural of cow1.
CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THIS MIDDLE SCHOOL PART OF SPEECH QUIZ!
How well do you know your adjectives from your adverbs? Your preposition from your pronouns? Your interjections from your conjunctions? Let’s put your knowledge of parts of speech to the text! Note: Many of the following questions will ask you to identify the parts of speech “in order.” That means the first word in all capital letters will correspond to the first option in an answer, and so on.
Question 1 of 10
In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.
Origin of kine1
Middle English kyn, Old English cȳna, genitive plural of cū cow1
Words nearby kine
Definition for kines (2 of 2)
[ kin-ee ]
/ ˈkɪn i /
Origin of kine2
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British Dictionary definitions for kines
/ (kaɪn) /
(functioning as plural) an archaic word for cowsor cattle
Word Origin for kine
Old English cӯna of cows, from cū cow 1
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