Origin of atwain
word dating back to 1350–1400;
see origin at a-1
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Examples from the Web for atwain
Historical Examples of atwain
Thy father hath given the cloak to me, wherefore then hast thou cut it atwain?
Her looks involuntarily followed the water's stately course, which, like a silver band, cut Paris atwain.