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- n. The grammatical mood expressing an order (see jussive).
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- n. a mood that expresses an intention to influence the listener's behavior
Sorry, no etymologies found.
But there are a few passages in Swete's text, and perhaps Ms. authority for more, in which hina after a primary tense or the imperative mood takes