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Meaning of FANE

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Fane\, n. [L. fanum a place dedicated to some deity, a
    sanctuary, fr. fari to speak. See {Fame}.]
    A temple; a place consecrated to religion; a church. [Poet.]
    
          Such to this British Isle, her Christian fanes.
                                                   --Wordsworth.
    
    
  2. \Fane\, n. [See {Vane}.]
    A weathercock. [Obs.]
    
    
 

 

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