Lane
Lane Lane (l[=a]n), a. [See {Lone}.] Alone. [Scot.] [1913 Webster]

{His lane}, by himself; himself alone. [1913 Webster]


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  • Lane — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Alfred Lane (1891–1965), US amerikanischer Sportschütze Allan Lane (1909–1973), US amerikanischer Schauspieler Allen Lane (1902–1970), britischer Verleger Amos Lane (1778–1849), US amerikanischer Politiker …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • lane — W3S3 [leın] n [: Old English; Origin: lanu] 1.) a narrow road in the countryside →↑path ▪ a quiet country lane 2.) a road in a city, often used in road names ▪ the Hilton Hotel in Park Lane ▪ a network of alleys and back …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • lane — [ leın ] noun count ** 1. ) a narrow road, especially in the countryside: They live down a little country lane. a ) Lane used in the names of roads: Petticoat Lane 2. ) one of the parts that a wide road or highway is divided into, marked by… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Lane — Lane, SD U.S. town in South Dakota Population (2000): 59 Housing Units (2000): 34 Land area (2000): 0.467280 sq. miles (1.210249 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.467280 sq. miles (1.210249 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Lane — (l[=a]n), n. [OE. lane, lone, AS. lone, lone; akin to D. laan, OFries. lana, lona.] A passageway between fences or hedges which is not traveled as a highroad; an alley between buildings; a narrow way among trees, rocks, and other natural… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lane — (n.) O.E. lane, lanu narrow hedged in road, common Germanic (Cf. O.Fris. lana, M.Du. lane, Du. laan lane, O.N. lön row of houses ), of unknown origin. As one track of a marked road, from 1921, Amer.Eng …   Etymology dictionary

  • Lane — (spr. lēn), Edward William, berühmter engl. Arabist, geb. 17. Sept. 1801 in Hereford, gest. 10. Aug. 1876 in Worthing, wurde für den geistlichen Stand erzogen, wandte aber seine ganze Aufmerksamkeit dem Studium des Arabischen zu und verweilte… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Lane —   [leɪn],    1) Edward William, englischer Orientalist, * Hereford 17. 9. 1801, ✝ Worthing 9. 8. 1876; wurde besonders bekannt durch sein in zahlreichen Sprachen übersetztes Werk »An account of the manners and customs of the modern Egyptians«… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • lane — ► NOUN 1) a narrow road, especially in a rural area. 2) a division of a road intended to separate single lines of traffic according to speed or direction. 3) each of a number of parallel strips of track or water for competitors in a race. 4) a… …   English terms dictionary

  • Lane — (spr. lehn), Edward William, engl. Arabist, geb. 17. Sept. 1801 zu Hereford, gest. 9. Aug. 1876; Hauptwerke: »An account of the manners and customs of the modern Egyptians« (2 Bde., 1836 u.ö.; deutsch 1856), »Arabic english Lexicon« (1863 fg.,… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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