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Ran

[rahn]
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noun Scandinavian Mythology.
  1. a sea goddess who drags down ships and drowns sailors: the wife of Aegir.
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ran

verb
  1. the past tense of run

RAN

abbreviation for
  1. Royal Australian Navy
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Word Origin and History for rans

ran

past tense of run (v.), Old English ran.

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