lown

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse logn, lygn.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Scottish) IPA(key): /lʌun/

Adjective[edit]

lown (comparative lowner, superlative lownest)

  1. (Scotland) peaceful, calm
Quotations[edit]

References[edit]

  • lown in Merriam-Webster's online dictionary

Etymology 2[edit]

See loon.

Noun[edit]

lown (plural lowns)

  1. (obsolete) A low fellow.