What does Slain mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slainadjective

    people who have been slain (as in battle)

  2. slainadjective

    killed; `slain' is formal or literary as in "slain warriors"

    "a picture of St. George and the slain dragon"

Wiktionary

  1. slainnoun

    Those who have been killed.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slain

    of Slay

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Slain

    slān, pa.p. of slay.

Anagrams for Slain »

  1. nails

  2. anils

  3. snail

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Slain in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Slain in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Slain in a Sentence

  1. William Shakespeare, Hamlet. Polonius says this as Hamlet kills him behind the curtain.:

    O, I am slain!

  2. Homer:

    It is not right to glory in the slain.

  3. Rudyard Kipling:

    Once there was The People - Terror gave it birth Once there was The People, and it made a hell of earth Earth arose and crushed it. Listen, oh, ye slain Once there was The People - it shall never be again

  4. Homer:

    Of men who have a sense of honor, more come through alive than are slain, but from those who flee comes neither glory nor any help.

  5. Oliver Goldsmith:

    For he that fights and runs away, may live to fight another day, but he, who is in battle slain, can never rise and fight again.

Images & Illustrations of Slain

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