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See also: Lane, låne, -lane, and łáne

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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English lane, lone, from Old English lane, lanu (a lane, alley, avenue), from Proto-Germanic *lanō (lane, passageway). Cognate with Scots lone (cattle-track, by-road), West Frisian leane, loane (a walkway, avenue), Dutch laan (alley, avenue), German Low German Lane (lane), Swedish lån (covered walkway encircling a house), Icelandic lön (a row of houses).

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NounEdit

lane (plural lanes)

  1. (used in street names) A road, street, or similar thoroughfare
  2. A narrow passageway between fences, walls, hedges or trees
  3. A narrow road, as in the country. A country lane
  4. A lengthwise division of roadway intended for a single line of vehicles
  5. A similar division of a racetrack to keep runners apart
  6. A course designated for ships or aircraft
  7. (card games) An empty space in the tableau, formed by the removal of an entire row of cards.
  8. (computing) Any of the parallel slots in which values can be stored in a SIMD architecture.

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FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin lāna.

NounEdit

lane f

  1. wool

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Haitian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French l’année (the year).

NounEdit

lane

  1. year

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

lane f

  1. plural of lana

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ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish lán, from Proto-Celtic *ɸlānos (compare Welsh llawn), from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₁nós.

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lane

  1. full
    T’eh lane dy chreeaght.
    He is full of confidence.

PolishEdit

ScotsEdit

EtymologyEdit

See lone.

AdjectiveEdit

lane (not comparable)

  1. alone

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *olnę.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /lâne/
  • Hyphenation: la‧ne

NounEdit

lȁne n (Cyrillic spelling ла̏не)

  1. fawn
  2. an affectionate term, dear child
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Etymology 2Edit

Same as lȃni.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /lǎːne/
  • Hyphenation: la‧ne

AdverbEdit

láne (Cyrillic spelling ла́не)

  1. last year