Definition of ingine in English:

ingine

(also engine, ingyne, injine)

noun

Scottish
  • Genius, ingenuity; inborn talent, intelligence, or wit.

Origin

Early 16th century; earliest use found in Gavin Douglas (c1476–1522), poet and bishop of Dunkeld. Variant of engine, now distinguished in pronunciation (with stress on the second syllable) in the senses below.

Pronunciation

ingine

/ɪnˈdʒʌɪn/