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fane

[ feyn ]
/ feɪn /
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noun

a temple.
Archaic. a church.

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Origin of fane

1350–1400; Middle English <Latin fānum temple, sanctuary
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British Dictionary definitions for fane

fane
/ (feɪn) /

noun

archaic, or poetic a temple or shrine

Word Origin for fane

C14: from Latin fānum
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