bourne

noun
\ ˈbȯrn How to pronounce bourne (audio) , ˈbu̇rn \
variants: or less commonly bourn

Definition of bourne

Examples of bourne in a Sentence

still searching for the bourne that would give his life meaning

First Known Use of bourne

1523, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for bourne

Middle French bourne, from Old French bodne — more at bound entry 6

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bourn

bourne

Bournemouth

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“Bourne.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bourne. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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