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lane

  • noun [ feminine ]
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Grammar
lane, an; f.
A lane, a narrow and bounded path, a street in a town
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  • Hit cymeþ on ægles lonan: ondlang ðære lonan ðæt hit cymeþ eft in ða burnan,

      Cod. Dip. Kmbl. iii. 33, 7.
  • On ða ealdan lanan,

      456, 3.
  • Ðínne líchoman geond ðisse ceastre lanan hié tóstenceaþ

    thy body shall they scatter through the streets of this city,

      Blickl. Homl. 237, 5: 241, 21, 25.
Etymology
[O. Frs. lona, lana.]
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v. norþ-lane.
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  • lane, n.