ESNÉ


ESNÉ
   a town in Upper Egypt, on the left bank of the Nile, and 25 m. S. of Thebes; famous for the ruins of a temple.

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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  • esne — O.E. esne domestic slave, from P.Gmc. *asnjoz harvestman (Cf. Goth. asneis), from *asanoz harvest (see EARN (Cf. earn)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Esne — (Esneh), das alte Latopolis, Stadt in Oberägypten (Afrika) am linken Ufer des Nil, ist Hauptstation für die Karawanen nach Darfur u. Sennaar, treibt ansehnlichen Handel, hat Fabrik von Baumwollenstoffen mit Shawls u. berühmte Kameelmärkte; 30,000 …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • esne — m ( es/ as) 1. a man of the servile class, a laborer, slave, servant, retainer; 2. in a more general sense, a servant; 2a. youth, young man, man; 3. scholar [Goth asneis]; a man of mark, a learned, brave, etc. man; 4. a man; The esne was probably …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • esne — /ez nee, ne/, n. (in Anglo Saxon England) a member of the lowest class; laborer. [bef. 950; < OE; c. OHG asni, Goth asneis day laborer, harvester, akin to asans harvest] * * * …   Universalium

  • esne — man …   The Old English to English

  • esne — es·ne …   English syllables

  • esne — es•ne [[t]ˈɛz ni, nɛ[/t]] n. why (in Anglo Saxon England) a member of the lowest class; laborer • Etymology: bef. 950; < OE; c. OHG asni, Goth asneis day laborer, harvester, akin to asans harvest …   From formal English to slang

  • EŞNE — Ağaç yosunu …   Yeni Lügat Türkçe Sözlük

  • esne — /ezniy/iyn/ In old English law, a hireling of servile condition …   Black's law dictionary

  • esne — /ezniy/iyn/ In old English law, a hireling of servile condition …   Black's law dictionary


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