amang

preposition

əˈmaŋ
chiefly Scottish
: among

Word History

Etymology

Middle English (northern dialect), alteration of among

First Known Use

12th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of amang was in the 12th century

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“Amang.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amang. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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