Rine vs Kine - What's the difference?

rine | kine |


As a verb rine

is to touch.

As a noun rine

is a watercourse or ditch or rine can be .

As an article kine is

a.

As a numeral kine is

one.

rine

English

Etymology 1

From (etyl) rinen, from (etyl) .

Verb

(rin)
  • To touch.
  • To concern; affect.
  • To pertain to; fall to.
  • To tend to a certain effect or outcome.
  • Derived terms
    * (l) * (l) * (l)

    Etymology 2

    From (etyl) rune, from (etyl) . See (l).

    Alternative forms

    * (l), (l), (l)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A watercourse or ditch.
  • Etymology 3

    Variation of (l).

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • kine

    English

    Noun

    (head)
  • (archaic, or, dialectal) (cow)
  • Derived terms

    * kine-pox * kith and kine