Een

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Een The old plural of Eye. "And eke with fatness swollen were his een ."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n een An obsolete or Scotch plural of eye. See ee.
    • n een A termination of Latin origin, representing ultimately Latin -enus, -inus, etc., adjective terminations, as in damaskeen, tureen, canteen, sateen, velveteen, etc. See these words.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Een ēn a contraction of even
    • Een ēn a contraction of even.
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Usage

In literature:

Say, maun I roose your een's pawkie scorning?
"The Modern Scottish Minstrel, Volumes I-VI." by Various
I think faither wad have kent if any boat had been this way, for he has gleg een in respect o' boats.
"Viking Boys" by Jessie Margaret Edmondston Saxby
A snuff-snuffing was heard; and, through below the door, I saw a pair of glancing black een.
"The Life of Mansie Wauch tailor in Dalkeith" by D. M. Moir
Eene populaire uiteenzetting van het Darwinisme, etc.
"Life of Charles Darwin" by G. T. (George Thomas) Bettany
No more lak heem een de worl'.
"Connie Morgan in the Fur Country" by James B. Hendryx
She had a real, happy, glad, good-natured look; but she had een that pierced a body through.
"Shirley" by Charlotte Brontë
Ye look like a ghaist, ye're white-like, ye're black aboot the een; and do you find me deavin' ye wi' fancies?
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, Volume XV" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Your een are fu' o' fatness, man; your heid dozened wi' carnal leir.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, Volume XXI" by Robert Louis Stevenson
I wouldna swear tae the pawky carl, but I'd ken the een o' him full weel.
"Nuala O'Malley" by H. Bedford-Jones
It was translated into Dutch: "Een seer vermakelick Proces tusschen Fluweele-Broeck ende Laken-Broek," Leyden, 1601, 4to.
"The English Novel in the Time of Shakespeare" by J. J. Jusserand
I drapt my cap down on de een' o' de steps an' went up.
"Stories by American Authors, Volume 9" by Various
The mistress liked the glint of her bonny een.
"Under False Pretences" by Adeline Sergeant
Is there not enough provided for the eagles' and the ravens' banquet, without their bonny blue een to peck at?
"Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Volume III" by Various
But I could stand nae mair, for I steekit my een, and I'm sure I lay dead for near an hour.
"Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland" by John Mackay Wilson
I leeve een de morning for Salmon riviere country.
"The Whelps of the Wolf" by George Marsh
Yet the more "civilised" of the population, perhaps one in fifty, offend one's ears with the frightful jargon Balla-had-her-een.
"The Revival of Irish Literature" by Charles Gavan Duffy
Wacht een bitje, Dirk!
"Tales of South Africa" by H.A. Bryden
Vast thickets of "wacht-een-bietje" thorns lined the river-bank, and these they skirted.
"John Ames, Native Commissioner" by Bertram Mitford
I saw it sax times in July month, and it made me shut my een.
"The Little Minister" by J. M. Barrie
Once when dee wuz 'prominadin-all' down we all's een o' de hall, as he tunned her somebody step on her dress an' to' it.
"Unc' Edinburg" by Thomas Nelson Page
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In poetry:

O konden we eens zoo samen staan
Aan de allerlaatste brug,
En saam en blij er overgaan--
Wij kwamen nooit terug!
"Avondwandeling" by Pieter Cornelis Boutens
En dan, 't wonder lieflijk wezen,
't Bloemtjen in mijn wildernis,
Die mij boven alles minde
En nu ginds een Engel is!
"Engelen" by Jan Jakob Lodewijk ten Kate
Zoo saam doen twee een korte poos
Over een wijd gebied!...
Nog liggen wegen eindeloos
Voor morgen in 't verschiet!...
"Avondwandeling" by Pieter Cornelis Boutens
My Polly's varry bonny,
Her een are black an breet;
They shine under her raven locks,
Like stars i'th' dark o'th' neet.
"My Polly" by John Hartley
Zo goed
als een klokje diep in het dal,
de lauwe geur van veevoeder overal
's avonds over de dorpen lijk een offerande.
"Lied Van De Arbeid" by Weis Moens
It's foolish nah to brood an freeat,
Abaat what might ha been;
At sixty we dooant see wi' th' een,
We saw wi at sixteen.
"Sixty An Sixteen" by John Hartley

In news:

That Eastside way of 'talk-een'.
That Eastside way of 'talk- een '.
All Blogs Laser Orgy Ctrl+Alt+Del's Winter-een-mas spontaneously aborts.
A spate of emergency room visits by eens drinking hand sanitizer to get drunk have some health officials worried the potentially harmful behavior could become a larger trend.
Under the reign of Saddam Hussein, openly celebrating Arba'een was illegal.
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In science:

Let the normalization ν : P1 × eEn+β−1 → Sn+β a, b ∈ eEn+β−1 be the preimages of pn+β−1 and let Fa and Fb be the fibers over a and b.
A Simple Proof that Rational Curves on K3 are Nodal
We can think of Sn+β as obtained from P1 × eEn+β−1 by gluing Fa and Fb via φab .
A Simple Proof that Rational Curves on K3 are Nodal
Indeed the actions of efn and fn (resp. een and en) coincide on each vector vC , C ∈ C(n, p).
An algorithm for computing the global basis of an irreducible $U_{q}(sp_{2n})$-module
For example, if search engines could take advantage of the web’s small-world property, then users with only local knowledge of the web may actually be able to find and construct short paths betw een pairs of webpages.
A Connection-Centric Survey of Recommender Systems Research
Since Zn is Gn,[ns]-measurable, we have eEn (h|Gn,k ) = E (h|Gn,k ) for any k ≥ [ns] and h ∈ L1 (P ).
An almost sure invariance principle for random walks in a space-time random environment
Sn (s + t) − θ · Sn (s) − θ · Yn,[n(s+t)]1{[ns] + [nt] < [n(s + t)]} eEn (f (Un )) → E (f (Bθ )).
An almost sure invariance principle for random walks in a space-time random environment
During the past twenty five years, particular attention has b een paid to the study of the gravitational acceleration and the peculiar velocity vectors of the Local Group (LG) of galaxies.
The Dipole Anisotropy of the 2 Micron All-Sky Redshift Survey
Various criteria have b een proposed to decide how many PCs should be reasonably kept.
Statistical analysis of BATSE gamma-ray bursts: Self-similarity and the Amati-relation
The key or essential feature of what heretofore goes under the rubric of (optical) “quantum eraser ” is the phase shift betw een the vertical and horizontal components.
Quantum complimentarity, erasers and photons
The sensitivity of radiation pressure to radial velocity thus modifies the relations betw een densities during various phases of solar activity (the amplitude of modulation), discussed, e.g., by Ruci ´nski & Bzowski (1995 b); Bzowski & Ruci ´nski (1995a) and Bzowski et al. (2002).
Neutral interstellar hydrogen in the inner heliosphere under influence of wavelength-dependent solar radiation pressure
E{Si (ξ )} = EnI(Xi = ξ ) − P{Xi = ξ |Y , Z (θ)}(cid:12)(cid:12)(cid:12)Y = y , Z (θ) = z (θ)o = 0 , eE{Si (ξ )Sj (ξ )} = eEn(cid:2)I(Xi = ξ ) − P{Xi = ξ |Y , Z (θ)}(cid:3)(cid:2)I(Xj = ξ ) − P{Xj = ξ |Y , Z (θ)(cid:3)o = = eP{Xi = ξ , Xj = ξ} − eP{Xi = ξ}eP{Xj = ξ} .
Estimating Random Variables from Random Sparse Observations
The NLTE profiles of the blue resonance aluminium lines have b een computed in a sample of 53 extremely metal-poor stars with a modi fied version of the program MULTI applied to a n atomic model of the Al atom with 78 levels of Al I and 13 levels of Al II, and compared to the observations.
NLTE determination of the aluminium abundance in a homogeneous sample of extremely metal-poor stars
The comparison between the synchronizability of the Kuramoto model on Erd ¨os-R `enyi(ER) and scale-free networks has b een carried out recently by Gom ´ez-Garde ˜n et al [17, 18].
Phase synchronization on scale-free and random networks in the presence of noise
We define a pro jection efn from pnfln pn by continuous function calculus such that efn ≤ pn and k efn − pnfln pnk → 0 and set een = eln .
Certain aperiodic automorphisms of unital simple projectionless C*-algebras
A first generation of fast Wilkinson encoder CMOS device has b een studied in a 0.25 mm process.
The PRO1 ASIC for Fast Wilkinson Encoding
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