[ neyn ]

pronoun, adverb, adjectiveScot.

Words Nearby nane Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use nane in a sentence

  • He that borrows and bigs, maks feasts and thigs, drinks an's no dry,—nane o' these three are thrifty.

    The Proverbs of Scotland | Alexander Hislop
  • The auld moil was nane so weel furnished i' the heid, but bairnies and beasts were unco' fond o' 'im.

    Greyfriars Bobby | Eleanor Atkinson
  • Canna ye rejice wi' them that rejice, noo that ye hae nane to greit wi', Maggie, my doo?

    Salted With Fire | George MacDonald
  • And some o them didna like it sair, tho nane o them had courage to tell her sae, but Anny Graham o Duntrune.

    Spare Hours | John Brown
  • I had wrought nane to speak o' for ten years before, and my hands were quite oot o' use.

British Dictionary definitions for nane


/ (nen) /

  1. a Scot word for none 1

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