How To Spell ane?

Correct spelling: ane

What is the definition of ane?

  1. Same as-AN; where, however, both forms exist, it is with a difference in meaning, as in human, humane.

What does the abbreviation ane mean?

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What are the usage examples for ane?

  1. But did ye never hear tell o' ane 'at said: 'Ye wad du naething for nane o' mine, sae ye refeesed mysel'?" – Warlock o' Glenwarlock by George MacDonald
  2. Philip died, as so many sadly remember, on Feb 27th, 1867. One of his earliest attempts was long visible outside an old tavern, in the village of Dyce, near his native town Aberdeen, where he was born in 1817. At Dyce he was employed as herd- boy, and a story is told of his having at that time but two shirts, and when one of these was stolen, Johnny said cheerfully to his relative, Mrs. Allardyce, " Never min, ye can mak a shift, wash the ane I hae on, and I'll gang to my bed till it's dry. – Curiosities of Impecuniosity by H. G. Somerville