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- we (first-person plural subjective)
Probably ultimately from Latin ieiunium or ieiunus through a root *iaiunus > *aiunus. Compare Spanish ayuno, French jeun, jeûne, also Italian digiuno. The equivalent Aromanian word also carries the sense of 'starving', 'hungry'.
- fast, fasting (abstaining from or eating very little food)
- the day before a holiday when people fast, or in general the day before any event; eve
declension of ajun
- (fast): post