maun

[mahn, mawn]
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auxiliary verb Scot.


Nearby words

  1. maulstick,
  2. maulvi,
  3. mauman,
  4. maumee,
  5. maumet,
  6. mauna kea,
  7. mauna kea observatories,
  8. mauna kea observatory,
  9. mauna loa,
  10. maunche

Also man.

Origin of maun

1325–75; Middle English (north and Scots) man < Old Norse man, earlier mun must, shall, will

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British Dictionary definitions for maun

maun

man mun (mʌn)

verb

a dialect word for must 1

Word Origin for maun

C14: from Old Norse man must, will

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