See also: Mune, MUNE, mûne, and muñe

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Formed under the implication that the word immune was formed in modern English with the prefix im- and another word. The word immune was actually formed from a prefix in Latin immūnis (exempt from public service), from in- (not) + mūnus (service).

AdjectiveEdit

mune (not comparable)

  1. (humorous, informal, proscribed) Not immune; subject or vulnerable to (something).
    • 2003, Gregory Corso, An Accidental Autobiography: The Selected Letters of Gregory Corso, New Directions Publishing, →ISBN, page 44:
      You know, of course, that the writer of the book is immune to shame—that only the peddler of said book is mune—and, I must say that the most shameful person or persons involved are those that condone—such as Mr. Rexroth []
    • 2005, Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, "Duchess of Wails" (season 3, episode 5)
      Mac: But no matter what she does, they don't mind. It's like they're immune. Bloo: Well, we'll just have to make them mune by any means necessary.
    • 2012 December 24, Stephen Brocklehurst, Lifeaholic, New Generation Publishing, →ISBN:
      My immune system is so fucked it's now a mune system.

EstonianEdit

NounEdit

mune

  1. partitive plural of muna

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

mune

  1. Rōmaji transcription of むね

Middle EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

mune

  1. Alternative form of mone (shall)

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • muna (a and split infinitives)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse munu.

VerbEdit

mune (present tense mun, past tense munde, past participle munt, imperative mun)

  1. (archaic) to be feasible or possible

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PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

mune

  1. inflection of munir:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

ScotsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mune (plural munes)

  1. Alternative spelling of muin

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

mune

  1. inflection of munir:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

TsongaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bantu *-nàì.

NumeralEdit

mune

  1. four