mænan

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See also: Maenan

Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

mænan

  1. definite nominative singular of mæna

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *mainijaną, from Proto-Indo-European *meyn- (intention, opinion). See mean (intend; lament) for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mǣnan

  1. to mean, to intend to indicate or signify (something or someone)
  2. to mean, to intend (to do something)
  3. to say, to relate
  4. to complain (+ accusative about something)
  5. to mourn

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: menen