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You can make 41 words from 'borne' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'borne'

BONER 7BORNE 7

4 letters words from 'borne'

BONE 6BORE 6
BORN 6BREN 6
EBON 6ONER 4
RENO 4ROBE 6
RONE 4 

3 letters words from 'borne'

BEN 5BON 5
BOR 5BRO 5
EON 3ERN 3
NEB 5NOB 5
NOR 3OBE 5
ONE 3ORB 5
ORE 3REB 5
REN 3REO 3
ROB 5ROE 3

2 letters words from 'borne'

BE 4BO 4
EN 2ER 2
NE 2NO 2
OB 4OE 2
ON 2OR 2
RE 2 

All 5 letters words made out of borne

borne obrne brone rbone orbne robne bonre obnre bnore nbore onbre nobre brnoe rbnoe bnroe nbroe rnboe nrboe ornbe ronbe onrbe norbe rnobe nrobe boren obren broen rboen orben roben boern obern beorn eborn oebrn eobrn breon rbeon beron ebron rebon erbon orebn roebn oerbn eorbn reobn erobn boner obner bnoer nboer onber nober boenr obenr beonr ebonr oebnr eobnr bneor nbeor benor ebnor nebor enbor onebr noebr oenbr eonbr neobr enobr brneo rbneo bnreo nbreo rnbeo nrbeo breno rbeno berno ebrno rebno erbno bnero nbero benro ebnro nebro enbro rnebo nrebo renbo ernbo nerbo enrbo orneb roneb onreb noreb rnoeb nroeb orenb roenb oernb eornb reonb eronb onerb noerb oenrb eonrb neorb enorb rneob nreob renob ernob nerob enrob

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Definitions and meaning of borne

borne

Etymology

From Old English boren, ġeboren, past participle of beran.

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /bɔːn/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /bɔɹn/
  • (rhotic, without the horsehoarse merger) IPA(key): /bo(ː)ɹn/
  • (non-rhotic, without the horsehoarse merger) IPA(key): /boən/
  • Homophone: born (accents with the horse–hoarse merger); bawn (non-rhotic accents with the horse–hoarse merger)
  • Rhymes: -ɔː(ɹ)n

Verb

borne

  1. past participle of bear
    • 1907, Harold Bindloss, The Dust of Conflict, chapter 21:
      “Can't you understand that love without confidence is a worthless thing—and that had you trusted me I would have borne any obloquy with you. []

Adjective

borne (not comparable)

  1. carried, supported.
    • 1901, Joseph Conrad, Falk: A Reminiscence:
      In the last rays of the setting sun, you could pick out far away down the reach his beard borne high up on the white structure, foaming up stream to anchor for the night.
    • 1881 Oscar Wilde, "Rome Unvisited", Poems, page 44:
      When, bright with purple and with gold,
      Come priest and holy cardinal,
      And borne above the heads of all
      The gentle Shepherd of the Fold.
    • c. 2000, David Irving v. Penguin Books and Deborah Lipstadt, II:
      Irving is further required, as a matter of practice, to spell out what he contends are the specific defamatory meanings borne by those passages.

Derived terms

Translations

Anagrams

  • Boner, Breon, Ebron, boner

French

Etymology

From Old French bontie, bodne, from Medieval Latin (Merovingian) bodina, butina (limit, boundary), a Celtic/Transalpine Gaulish borrowing, from Proto-Celtic *bonnicca (boundary).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /bɔʁn/

Noun

borne f (plural bornes)

  1. bollard such as those used to restrict automobiles off a pedestrian area
  2. territorial boundary marker
  3. territorial or geographical border
  4. milestone such as those alongside a roadway
  5. (slang) a kilometre
  6. mark
    dépasser les bornes
    cross the mark
  7. limit of a list or of an interval
    Prenez un nombre entre 0 et 100 (bornes incluses)
    Pick a number between 0 and 100, inclusive
    les lettres comprises entre A et D (bornes incluses)
    alphabetic characters from A to D
  8. machine
    borne libre service
    self-service machine

Derived terms

  • borne d'incendie
  • borne électrique
  • borne kilométrique
  • borné
  • borner
  • borne-fontaine
  • borne-abreuvoir
  • dépasser les bornes
  • radioborne

Further reading

  • “borne” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

References

  • Roberts, Edward A. (2014) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, →ISBN

Norman

Etymology

From Late Latin bodina, butina, from Transalpine Gaulish.

Noun

borne f (plural bornes)

  1. (Jersey) boundary stone

Source: wiktionary.org
  • BEAR, to endure.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)