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Wain

 (wān)
n.
The Big Dipper.

wain

 (wān)
n. Archaic
A large open farm wagon.

[Middle English, from Old English wǣn, wægn; see wegh- in Indo-European roots.]

wain

(weɪn)
n
(Agriculture) chiefly poetic a farm wagon or cart
[Old English wægn; related to Old Frisian wein, Old Norse vagn]

Wain

(weɪn)
n
(Biography) John (Barrington). 1925–94, British novelist, poet, and critic. His novels include Hurry on Down (1953), Strike the Father Dead (1962), and Young Shoulders (1982)

wain

(weɪn)

n.
a farm wagon or cart.
[before 900; Middle English; Old English wægn, wǣn, c. Middle Low German, Dutch wagen (see wagon), Old High German wagan, Old Norse vagn; akin to weigh]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Wain - English writer (1925-1994)
2.wain - a group of seven bright stars in the constellation Ursa MajorWain - a group of seven bright stars in the constellation Ursa Major
Great Bear, Ursa Major - a constellation outside the zodiac that rotates around the North Star
3.wain - large open farm wagon
waggon, wagon - any of various kinds of wheeled vehicles drawn by an animal or a tractor
Translations

wain

[weɪn] N (liter) → carro m
the Wain (Astron) → el Carro

wain

n (old)Wagen m; the Wain (Astron) → der Große Wagen