Associations to the word «Ern»


ERN, noun. Alternative spelling of erne
ERN, verb. (UK dialectal) To run; flow.
ERN, verb. (UK dialectal) (Scotland) To (cause to) coagulate; curdle (milk) by adding rennet and applying heat.
ERN, verb. (intransitive) (obsolete) To stir with strong emotion; grieve; mourn.
ERN, verb. (UK dialectal) (Scotland) To pain; torture.
ERN, verb. (UK dialectal) (Scotland) (of the eyes) To cause to water; smart.

Dictionary definition

ERN, noun. Bulky greyish-brown eagle with a short wedge-shaped white tail; of Europe and Greenland.

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope