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ain

 (ān)
adj. Scots
Own.

ain

(eɪn)
determiner
a Scot word for own

ain

(ˈɑːjɪn)
n
(Letters of the Alphabet (Foreign)) a variant of ayin

Ain

(French ɛ̃)
n
1. (Placename) a department in E central France, in Rhône-Alpes region. Capital: Bourg. Pop: 539 006 (2003 est). Area: 5785 sq km (2256 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a river in E France, rising in the Jura Mountains and flowing south to the Rhône. Length: 190 km (118 miles)

ain

(eɪn)

adj. Scot.
own.
[1700–25; representing Old English ǣgen or Old Norse eiginn]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ain - belonging to or on behalf of a specified person (especially yourself)ain - belonging to or on behalf of a specified person (especially yourself); preceded by a possessive; "for your own use"; "do your own thing"; "she makes her own clothes"; "`ain' is Scottish"
personal - concerning or affecting a particular person or his or her private life and personality; "a personal favor"; "for your personal use"; "personal papers"; "I have something personal to tell you"; "a personal God"; "he has his personal bank account and she has hers"
References in classic literature ?
It's no canny to run frae London to the Black Sea wi' a wind ahint ye, as though the Deil himself were blawin' on yer sail for his ain purpose.
We rested and lunched, and came on to this place, Ain Mellahah
No man can stand here by deserted Ain Mellahah and say the prophecy has not been fulfilled.
But here in Ain Mellahah, after coming through Syria, and after giving serious study to the character and customs of the country, the phrase "all these kings" loses its grandeur.
In his confusion he bid me welcome home ag ain, as if the house had been mine.
The Craig Fernie hottle is a faimily hottle--and has its ain gude name to keep up.
Bishopriggs, "looks with mair indulgence at human frailty than my ain sel'.
The landleddy's just tottin' up the ledgers o' the hottle in her ain room," answered Mr.
We're digging the bit guns and swords into the moss, ye see; and these, I am thinking, will be your ain French clothes.
And something to guide, My ain fireside, sir, My ain fireside.
Located in Al Ain Mall, the new showroom will cater for existing and prospective customers in Al Ain.
Bastos, who was on loan to Gremio from Vasco da Gama, speaking about his new three-year deal with Al Ain after being officially unveiled to the media late on Thursday said: "It is such a joy to be here at Al Ain and to get that warm welcome from the board members and fans.