noun Chiefly British.
Origin of tine
Examples from the Web for tyne
Historical Examples of tyne
Columbia with a cargo of coals from the Tyne, and mirabile dictu!Follow My leader
Talbot Baines Reed
Our steamer was to sail from the Tyne, and we went up to Newcastle to catch it.A Labrador Doctor
Wilfred Thomason Grenfell
Hebburn is on the south side of the Tyne, about four miles from Newcastle.Real Ghost Stories
William T. Stead
In the interval between the sailing of the "Tyne" and our departure we were not idle.In Eastern Seas
J. J. Smith
However, 'tis all one: we are all Gentlemen at the Stag o' Tyne.The Strange Adventures of Captain Dangerous, Vol. 1 of 3
George Augustus Sala
Word Origin for tine
Old English tind, a general Germanic word (cf. Old High German zint "sharp point, spike," Old Norse tindr "tine, point, top, summit," German Zinne "pinnacle"), of unknown origin.