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S. fain adj. and n. “white, shimmering, shining; dim, dimmed; filmy, fine-woven; (vague) apparition; cloud”

S. fain, adj. and n. “dim, dimmed; filmy, fine-woven; *gossamer, thin (of cloth); (vague) apparition; ⚠️white, shimmering, shining, [N.] radiant; [S.] cloud”

References ✧ PE17/26, 36, 174, 179; RC/268

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fain plural “vague apparitions” ✧ PE17/179

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FAN > fain [pʰanjā] > [pʰanja] > [ɸanja] > [ɸanja] > [fania] > [fenia] > [feni] > [fein] > [fain] ✧ PE17/26
SPAN > fain [spanjā] > [spanja] > [sɸanja] > [ɸanja] > [fania] > [fenia] > [feni] > [fein] > [fain] ✧ PE17/36
phanyā > fain [pʰanjā] > [pʰanja] > [ɸanja] > [ɸanja] > [fania] > [fenia] > [feni] > [fein] > [fain] ✧ PE17/174
PHAN > fain [pʰanjā] > [pʰanja] > [ɸanja] > [ɸanja] > [fania] > [fenia] > [feni] > [fein] > [fain] ✧ PE17/179

N. fein adj. “white, radiant”

References ✧ Ety/PHAY, SPAN; EtyAC/SPAN

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ᴹ√PHAY > foen [pʰajna] > [pʰaina] > [ɸaina] > [faina] > [fain] > [foen] ✧ Ety/PHAY
ᴹ√SPAN > fein [spanja] > [sɸanja] > [ɸanja] > [fanja] > [fania] > [fenia] > [feni] > [fein] ✧ Ety/SPAN