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noun (1)

plural -s
chiefly Scottish
: brain, brains
usually used in plural


2 of 2

noun (2)

plural -s

Word History


Noun (1)

Middle English hernes, harnes (plural), of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse hjarni brain; akin to Old High German hirni brain, Middle Dutch hersene brain, Old Norse hjarsi crown of the head

Noun (2)

by contraction

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“Harn.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/harn. Accessed 8 Dec. 2023.

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