• WordNet 3.6
    • n erne bulky greyish-brown eagle with a short wedge-shaped white tail; of Europe and Greenland
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Erne (Zoöl) A sea eagle, esp. the European white-tailed sea eagle (Haliæetus albicilla).
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Erne ėrn the eagle.
    • v.i Erne ėrn obsolete form of earn, to yearn.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
AS. earn, eagle; akin to D. arend, OHG. aro, G. aar, Icel., Sw., & Dan. örn, Goth. ara, and to Gr. bird. √11. Cf. Ornithology


In literature:

Life on north-ern Plains into Rocky Mountains, but applicable to life southward.
"Guide to Life and Literature of the Southwest" by J. Frank Dobie
Lassiter, Milly Erne's grave is in a secret burying-ground on my property.
"Riders of the Purple Sage" by Zane Grey
Ain't y'u wuss'ern a grizzly bear in a rough-an'-tumble?
"To the Last Man" by Zane Grey
Hearest thou, O chieftain, O Erne of the Sea-eagles?
"The Story of the Glittering Plain or the Land of Living Men" by William Morris
All the country houses round Lough Erne were turned into garrisons.
"The History of England from the Accession of James II." by Thomas Babington Macaulay
Only hide 'ern away safe.
"The Fortunate Youth" by William J. Locke
Five hundred men plunged into Lough Erne to escape their fury, but of these only one was saved.
"An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800" by Mary Frances Cusack
He could not throw well enough to make his mark in that famous West ern game of bull-pen.
"The Hoosier Schoolmaster" by Edward Eggleston
Mr. Erne leaned forward in the chair, with hands clasped upon his knees, and eyes upbent.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 13, No. 79, May, 1864" by Various
Captain Boycott was agent for Lord Erne's Mayo estates, and laid out the whole of his capital L6000, in improving and stocking his own property.
"The Reminiscences of an Irish Land Agent" by S.M. Hussey

In poetry:

"Beside a headless cross of stone,
The libbards there shall lose the gree;
The raven shall come, the erne shall go,
And drink the Saxon bluid sae free.
The cross of stone they shall not know,
So thick the corses there shall be."—
"Thomas the Rhymer" by Sir Walter Scott

In news:

Everblades to honor 'Big Ern '.
Getting a bit of 'North'- ern exposure.
'Big Ern ' living his dream with Angels.
The five-star Lough Erne Hotel and Golf Resort which went into administration last year is now on sale for £10m, around one third of the price it cost to build.
Funeral services for Douglas Erne , 66, of Milford, were held Tuesday, May 20, 2008, at Union Memorial Church in Milford.
Douglas McArthur Erne was born March 29, 1942, in Fargo, N.D.
Shannon- Erne Link Reopened in Ireland.
After more than a century of disuse, the Shannon- Erne Waterway is once again open to boat traffic, providing a leisurely way to experience the unindustrialized western region of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
Luxury Lough Erne resort yours for just £10m.
O'Rourke: Darn you, Ernö Rubik - and that cube.
HARRIS, Ernest D "Big Ern," 83, of Piedmont, Ohio, formerly of Bellaire, died Saturday, December 1, 2012 in Wheeling Hospital.
Lough Erne Resort fire extinguished by NIFRS.
Tempo deservedly booked their place in the Fermanagh Senior Championship final with a seven-point win over Erne Gaels on a scoreline of 1-11 to 1-04.
This is a guest post by Brendan Erne, research analyst at Personal Capital.
Luxury Lough Erne resort yours for just £10m.

In science:

An alternative end of this proof is provided by Lemma 2.20: Since we have m + m⊥ = eRn , we only need to show that this sum is a direct one.
The wave equation on static singular space-times
Let w ∈ eRn be free and let h be a positive definite symmetric bilinear form.
The wave equation on static singular space-times
In this section we show that eRn is not semisimple.
The wave equation on static singular space-times
Throughout this section g denotes a symmetric bilinear form of Lorentz signature on eRn , and for u, v ∈ eRn we write hu, vi := g (u, v).
The wave equation on static singular space-times
Let ξ , η ∈ eRn be time-like unit vectors with the same timeorientation.
The wave equation on static singular space-times