- John Barrington Wain
- John Wain
- Charles's Wain
Common misspelling of wane.
Other Word Forms of Wain
Idioms, Phrasal Verbs Related to Wain
- the Wain
Origin of Wain
From Middle English, from Old English wæġn, from Proto-Germanic *wagnaz, from Proto-Indo-European *woǵʰnos, from *weǵʰ-. Cognate with West Frisian wein, Dutch wagen, German Wagen, Danish/Norwegian vogn, Swedish vagn. Compare the doublet wagon.
Middle English from Old English wǣn, wægn wegh- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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