adverb Chiefly Scot.

Origin of anes

Middle English, Old English, equivalent to ān one + -es adv. genitive suffix



adjective, noun, pronoun Chiefly Scot.

Origin of ane

1350–1400; Middle English (North) an, variant of on one Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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determiner, pronoun, noun

a Scottish word for one
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