from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A Middle English form of mean, mean, etc.
- n. A Middle English form of meiny.
- n. A Chaldaic word, signifying ‘numbered.’
- n. A genus of acanthopterygian fishes whose species have silvery hues like moonlight, typical of the family Menidæ.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
"mene" = medium, is perhaps a sub. in the gen. = intervenor's, intermediary's.
As Elizabeth's cofferer, Bedingfield despaired that he was unable to "avoyde by enye possible mene, butte that daylye & howerlye the sayde Parye maye have & gyve intelligence" on nefarious "enterprises" both to and from Elizabeth by virtue of his necessary daily contact with his mistress.
When I traveled in Tibet to produce a radio series for NPR, I stood in that very spot for hours, recording the ambient sounds of Tibetan people worshipping at the door of Jokhang temple, chanting "om mene pedme om," and stretching their bodies out on the ground in a gesture of humility and faithful submission to the gods.
May 12, 2010 at 12:19 pm ai ddi teh saym mistaek! ddiunt mene it eddah!
Teh chayngez tu teh LOL paigez nao mene taht awn ebbry refrosh, teh hoam-serber iz kweeryed !
June 17, 2010 at 6:06 am yu mene nawt sekkund stepz?
“Mene mene tekel upharsin,” Jace said with a faint smile.
September 22, 2009 at 9:28 am dey iz laffen at plumpesh kitteh, dem mene nastee beunz!
Wut yu mene sip sip? ai noze yu, mai liege, nd itz moar leik glug glug.
September 28, 2009 at 12:10 pm himz een himz puppeekat fase….wil folloe mi tu teh doyr adn stayr saddlee et mene mene mommee leafen himz!
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