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neven - What does it mean?

Definition of 'neven'


Alternative forms

* (l), (l), (l) (Scotland) * (l)


  • (obsolete) To give as a name to; name; call (someone something).
  • (obsolete) To appoint; nominate.
  • (obsolete) To mention; speak of; give an account of; tell.
  • To utter; mention the name of.
  • *1995 , Richard Beadle, Pamela M. King, York Mystery Plays :
  • Thou netherest of Nazareth, now nevened is thy name.
  • To tell or make mention of (a person or thing); specify; designate.
  • (obsolete) To say; speak.
  • Derived terms

    * (l) English palindromes ----

    Similar to 'neven'

    nubbin, nuffin, neofan, neofen