Examples of rune in a Sentence
wrote many mournful runes after her lover's untimely death
Recent Examples of rune from the Web
ROOF even wore shoes to federal court decorated with neo-Nazi codes and Klan runes.
Someone called San Diego police about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday saying that a car possibly used in the hit-and-rune was parked at a Pizza Hut on Mira Mesa Boulevard.
First Look: Jake Gyllenhaal and Josh Brolin Get Rugged in Everest The name and symbol of the line, the Norse rune symbol Uruz, represent the spirit of rejuvenation.
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Origin and Etymology of rune
First Known Use: 1676See Words from the same year
Synonymslyric, poem, song, verse
Related Wordsrhyme (also rime); ballad, lay; anacreontic, clerihew, dithyramb, eclogue, elegy, English sonnet, epic, epigram, epode, epopee, epos, georgic, idyll (also idyl), jingle, lament, limerick, madrigal, ode, pastoral, pastorale, psalm, rondeau, rondel (or rondelle), rondelet, sonnet, triolet, villanelle; haiku, senryu, tanka; blank verse, free verse, minstrelsy, poesy, poetry, versification, vers libre
RUNE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rune for English Language Learners
: any of the characters in the alphabets that were used in ancient times by people of Northern Europe
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