Maine

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biographical name \ˈmān\

Definition of Maine

  1. Sir Henry James Sumner 1822–1888 English jurist


Maine

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geographical name \ˈmān\

Definition of Maine

  1. 1 state on the Atlantic coast in the northeastern U.S. and bordering on the Canadian provinces of Quebec and New Brunswick; capital Augusta area 33,265 square miles (86,156 square kilometers), population 1,328,361 — see also mainer

  2. 2 or Le Maine \lə-ˈmān, -ˈmen\play region and former province of northwestern France south of Normandy; capital Le Mans

  3. 3 — see mayenne

Mainer

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