morn

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English morn, from Old English morgen, from Proto-West Germanic *morgan, *morgin, from Proto-Germanic *murganaz, *murginaz (compare West Frisian moarn, Low German Morgen, Dutch morgen, German Morgen, Danish morgen, Norwegian morgon), from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥kéno, *mr̥kóno, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥Hko (compare Lithuanian mérkti (to blink, twinkle), Sanskrit मरीचि (márīci, ray of light)), from *mer- (to shimmer, glisten) (compare Greek μέρα (méra, morning)). Doublet of morrow and morgen. See also morning.

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morn (countable and uncountable, plural morns)

  1. (now poetic) Morning.

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Alemannic German[edit]

Adverb[edit]

morn

  1. tomorrow

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

morn

Compare West Frisian moarn.

  1. Alternative form of morwe

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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morn

  1. colloquial variant of god morgen

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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morn

  1. colloquial variant of god morgon

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Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English morn, variant of morwe, from Old English morgen.

Noun[edit]

morn (plural morns)

  1. morning
  2. (definite singular) tomorrow
    A'll gae for ma messages the morn. I'll go shopping tomorrow.

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morn

  1. Colloquial variant of god morgon

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