lown

adjective
\ ˈlau̇n How to pronounce lown (audio) , ˈlün How to pronounce lown (audio) \

Definition of lown

dialect
: calm, quiet

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Examples of lown in a Sentence

a lown and pleasant valley

First Known Use of lown

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for lown

Middle English (Scots) lowne

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The first known use of lown was in the 15th century

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“Lown.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lown. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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