basswood vs linden what difference

what is difference between basswood and linden

English

Etymology

bass +‎ wood

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈbæswʊd/

Noun

basswood (plural basswoods)

  1. (US) Any of several trees of the genus Tilia; the lindens, especially Tilia americana, the American basswood.

Translations

Anagrams

  • Swobodas


English

Wikispecies

Etymology

From Middle English linden, from Old English linden (linden, adjective), from Proto-Germanic *lindīnaz, from Proto-Germanic *lindō (linden tree), equivalent to lind +‎ -en. Cognate with Middle Low German linden (linden, adjective), German Low German Linnenboom (linden-tree), West Frisian linenbeam (linden-tree), German linden (linden, adjective). The English noun developed from the adjective.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɪn.dən/

Adjective

linden (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) Made of lime-wood.

Derived terms

  • linden-tree

Noun

linden (usually uncountable, plural lindens)

  1. Any of various deciduous trees of the genus Tilia, having heart-shaped leaves.
  2. The soft wood of such trees.

Synonyms

  • (tree): basswood, lime
  • (wood): basswood

Related terms

  • -inda
  • lind
  • Linda
  • lithe

Translations

Anagrams

  • dinnle, linned

Danish

Noun

linden c

  1. definite singular of lind

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɪndən

Noun

linden

  1. Plural form of linde

German

Pronunciation

Adjective

linden

  1. inflection of lind:
    1. strong genitive masculine/neuter singular
    2. weak/mixed genitive/dative all-gender singular
    3. strong/weak/mixed accusative masculine singular
    4. strong dative plural
    5. weak/mixed all-case plural

Middle English

Etymology

From Old English linden, equivalent to lynde +‎ -en (made of).

Adjective

linden

  1. Made of limewood.

Descendants

  • English: linden

References

  • “linden, adj.”, in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2 May 2018.

Old English

Etymology

From lind +‎ -en.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈlin.den/

Adjective

linden

  1. made of lime-wood

Declension

Descendants

  • Middle English: linden
    • English: linden

Spanish

Verb

linden

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of lindar.
  2. Second-person plural (ustedes) present subjunctive form of lindar.
  3. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of lindar.

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