Stane is the Scottish term for stone.
An example of a stane is a piece of rock that you'd skip across the surface of a lake.
- A dialectal or obsolete form of stone.
- The Pentland range contains many points of interest and beauty, but these are mostly accessible only to the pedestrian, although the hills are crossed by roads, of which the chief are those by Glencorse burn and the Cauld Stane Slap. Habbie's Howe, the scene of Allan Ramsay's pastoral The Gentle Shepherd, is some 2 m.
- C. 4, p. 345, Hafniae, 1711); and it is probable that the use of the magnet at sea was known in Scotland at or shortly subsequent to that time, though King Robert, in crossing from Arran to Carrick in 1306, as Barbour writing in 1375 informs us, "na nedill had na stane," but steered by a fire on the shore.
- They demanded ~fut I additional taxation on the vast shops and stores, the stane growth of which in Berlin, Munich and other towns poliflk.