Definition of eina in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈeɪnɑː/
South African


Used as an expression of pain or distress: prices are going through the roof—eina!


[mass noun]
Pain or trouble: first aid without the eina


Afrikaans, perhaps from Khoikhoi llé, interjection expressing pain, + llná, interjection expressing surprise, or perhaps from a nasalized pronunciation of Nama interjection llei.

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