En meaning

ĕn
In; into; within.

Enzootic.

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The letter n.
noun
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A space equal to half the width of an em.
noun
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To cause to be.

Endear.

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Thoroughly. Used often as an intensive.

Entangle.

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En is how the letter N is pronounced.

An example of en is how you would say the letter N when reciting the alphabet.

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To cover or provide with.

Enrobe.

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Made of; resembling.

Earthen.

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Used to form the past participle of many irregular verbs.

Broken, taken.

suffix
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The letter N.
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A space half the width of an em.
noun
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Made of.

Wooden, waxen.

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Forming the past participle of strong verbs.

Risen, written.

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Forming the plural of certain nouns.

Children, oxen.

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Forming the feminine of certain nouns.

Vixen.

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Forming certain old diminutives.

Chicken.

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To make, make into or like, cause to be.

Endanger, enthrall.

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In or into.

Encase.

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In.

Endemic.

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In typography, a unit of measure equal to the width of the capital letter N in a particular font. An "en dash" is a dash one en wide and is typically used to separate ranges of numbers, months and names. See em.
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An imprecise term referring to a private network for the exclusive use of a commercial enterprise or government, educational, or other organization. An enterprise may own the infrastructure or lease it. An EN may be metropolitan or wide area in nature, but is not a public metropolitan area network (MAN) or wide area network (WAN).
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noun
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The name of the Latin-script letter N/n.

The ems and ens at the beginnings and ends.

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(typography) A unit of measurement equal to half of an em (half of the height of the type in use).
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Used in various phrases borrowed from French or formed as if borrowed from French (see "Derived terms" below).
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Origin of en

  • ME < OFr < L in- < in, in

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • Gr en- < en, in

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • Middle English from Old French from Latin in- in en in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English from Latin from Greek en in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English -enen, -nen from Old English -nian

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English from Old English

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English from Old English

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • The name of the letter comes from Latin en. The typographic sense dates to 1793.

    From Wiktionary

  • From French

    From Wiktionary