pronoun, adverb, adjective Scot. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for nane

Historical Examples of nane

  • There's mony aboot 'im 'at'll be sair eneuch upon 'im, but nane the wiser for that!

    Salted With Fire

    George MacDonald

  • Gie a bairn his will, and a whelp its fill, and nane o' them will e'er do weel.

    The Proverbs of Scotland

    Alexander Hislop

  • Ye ride sae near the rump, ye'll let nane loup on ahint you.

    The Proverbs of Scotland

    Alexander Hislop

  • She winna skear ta walrus,” whispered Andrew, “for there are nane.

    Steve Young

    George Manville Fenn

  • "You took a long walk with Nane this afternoon in the park," said the Countess.

    Strong as Death

    Guy de Maupassant

British Dictionary definitions for nane



a Scot word for none 1
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