Eterne
Etern E*tern" or Eterne E*terne", a. [OF. eterne, L. aeternus, for aeviturnus, fr. aevum age. See {Age}, and cf. {Eternal}.] Eternal. [Poetic] --Shak. [1913 Webster]

Built up to eterne significance. --Mrs. Browning. [1913 Webster]


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  • Eterne — E*terne , a. See {Etern}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eterne — [ē tʉrn′, itʉrn′] adj. Archaic eternal …   English World dictionary

  • etèrne — a, eternau, ala, eterne, o, eternau, alo adj. éternelle; perpétuelle …   Diccionari Personau e Evolutiu

  • eterne — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French, from Latin aeternus Date: 14th century archaic eternal …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • eterne — /i terrn /, adj. Archaic. eternal. [1325 75; ME < L aeternus, contr. of aeviternus, equiv. to aev(um) age + i I + ternus, extended form of ernus suffix of temporal adjectives] * * * …   Universalium

  • Eterne — évêque d Evreux vers 660, honoré comme martyr. Fête le 16 juillet …   Dictionnaire des saints

  • eterne — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Archaic. Existing unchanged forever: ageless, dateless, eternal, timeless. See CHANGE. 2. Archaic. Enduring for all time: amaranthine, ceaseless, endless, eternal, everlasting, immortal, never ending, perpetual …   English dictionary for students

  • eterne — e•terne [[t]ɪˈtɜrn[/t]] adj. archaic eternal • Etymology: 1325–75; ME < L aeternus …   From formal English to slang

  • eterne — /iˈtɜn/ (say ee tern) adjective Obsolete eternal. {Middle English, from Old French, from Latin aeternus, for aeviternus eternal} …   Australian English dictionary

  • eterne — ə̇ˈtərn, ēˈ adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French, from Latin aeternus more at eternal archaic : eternal …   Useful english dictionary

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