ain: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ān), [key]
— adj. Scot.
  1. own.


Pronunciation: (an), [key]
— n.
  1. a department in E France. 376,477; 2249 sq. mi. (5825 sq. km). Cap.: Bourg.


Pronunciation: (īn, ān), [key]
— n.
  1. the 18th letter of the Arabic alphabet.
  2. the voiced pharyngeal constrictive consonant represented by this letter.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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  • ain (Thesaurus)