Gane

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. i Gane To yawn; to gape.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • gane Same as gan.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Yawn

Usage

In literature:

They wudda gane through the washin'-hoose door if it hadna happened to be open.
"My Man Sandy" by J. B. Salmond
The oldest of them she's to the wood gane, To seek a braw leaf and to bring it hame.
"Ballads of Scottish Tradition and Romance" by Various
Bye-ganes should be bye-ganes.
"The Life of Mansie Wauch Tailor in Dalkeith, written by himself" by David Macbeth Moir
Mr Elgood's gane to fetch them.
"Big Game" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
She's gane daft aboot the bit weeds.
"Steve Young" by George Manville Fenn
The skarmuch grewe hote, and at lenth the Scottishmen gave back, and fled without gane turne.
"The Works of John Knox, Vol. 1 (of 6)" by John Knox
Quhen all was gane, I micht mak na debeat, Bot with my bairns past for till beg my meat.
"The Scottish Reformation" by Alexander F. Mitchell
My strength is a' gane.
"Olive A Novel" by Dinah Maria Craik, (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)
Ah, Peggie, since thou 'rt gane away, vol.
"The Modern Scottish Minstrel, Volume VI" by Various
For the snaw 's on my head, and the roses are gane, Since that day o' days I first ca'd thee my ain.
"The Modern Scottish Minstrel, Volumes I-VI." by Various
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In poetry:

Now gane to a far distant shore,
Their face nae mair I'll see;
But often will I think o' them,
That winna think o' me.
"The Maiden's Vow" by Carolina Oliphant
And he was stout and proud-hearted,
And thought o't bitterlie;
And he's gane by the wan moonlight,
To meet his Marjorie.
"Young Benjie" by Andrew Lang
And he has till his sister gane:
"Now, sister, rede ye mee;
O sall I marrie the nut-browne bride,
And set Fair Annet free?"
"Lord Thomas And Fair Annet" by Andrew Lang
Then out it spake her, White Lily;
"My sister, we'll be gane;
Why shou'd we stay in Barnsdale,
To waste our youth in pain?"
"Rose The Red And White Lily" by Andrew Lang
Marie Hamilton's to the kirk gane,
Wi ribbons in her hair;
The king thought mair o Marie Hamilton,
Than ony that were there.
"The Queen's Marie" by Andrew Lang
And he has till his brother gane:
"Now, brother, rede ye mee;
A, sall I marrie the nut-browne bride,
And let Fair Annet bee?"
"Lord Thomas And Fair Annet" by Andrew Lang

In news:

Titanium-Jewelry.com Creates Mokume Gane Titanium Inlay for Men.
Robin Gane and her husband Tim of Wellsville.
Dispatch official Megan Kuhn said the driver told Gane to have police stop following him.
Gane asked him how fast he was driving and urged him to slow down, while telling him officers needed to speak with him.
Kuhn said the man finally stopped and followed Gane's instructions to put his hands on the wheel.
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