[ mey-ner ]
/ ˈmeɪ nər /
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noun Old English Law.
a stolen article found on the person of or near the thief: to be taken with the mainour.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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