stane

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See also: stanę

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English stan, stane, a form of stone, from Old English stān (stone). More at stone.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -eɪn
  • IPA(key): /steɪn/
    • (file)

Noun[edit]

stane (countable and uncountable, plural stanes)

  1. A dialectal or obsolete form of stone.

Anagrams[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English stān, from Proto-Germanic *stainaz.

Noun[edit]

stane (plural stanes)

  1. Alternative form of stone

Etymology 2[edit]

From stane, alternative form of stone.

Verb[edit]

stane

  1. Alternative form of stonen

Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English stan, stane, the Northern ME form of stone, from Old English stān (stone), from Proto-Germanic *stainaz.

Noun[edit]

stane (plural stanes)

  1. stone