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  • v. To bring forth young; yean.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • v. To bring forth, as young; to yean.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To bring forth young; yean. See yean.


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From Middle English enen, from Old English ēanian ("to yean, bring forth young, bring forth lambs"), from Proto-Germanic *aunōnan (“to bring forth lambs”).


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