Origin of pane
Origin of pané
Examples from the Web for pane
The two made fast friends, running back and forth separated by a pane of glass.Kids React to Gay Marriage, What’s Wrong With ‘Titanic,’ and More Viral Videos|Julian E. Wright|November 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Run it over a pane of glass and see if it gets as hot as it does on the grindstone; if it wears down as quickly.Common Science|Carleton W. Washburne
This manful and painful resolution spurred his courage; he rose and went to the window, leaning his forehead against the pane.The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Volume VIII.|Guy de Maupassant
Bertie, who had turned his back on him, stood looking out of the window and tapping a tune on the pane.
Word Origin for pane
mid-13c., "garment, part of a garment," later "side of a building, section of a wall," from Old French pan "section, piece, panel" (11c.), from Latin pannum (nominative pannus) "piece of cloth, garment," possibly from PIE root *pan- "fabric" (cf. Gothic fana "piece of cloth," Greek penos "web," Old English fanna "flag"). Sense of "window glass" first attested mid-15c.