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mænan

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EtymologyEdit

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

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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 mourn or lament

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