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  1. adown(Adverb)

    down, downward; to or in a lower place.

    Etymology: adun, earlier of dun (compare Latin ad vallum > Old French à val, used in the same way).

  2. adown(Preposition)

    down

    Etymology: adun, earlier of dun (compare Latin ad vallum > Old French à val, used in the same way).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adown(adverb)

    from a higher to a lower situation; downward; down, to or on the ground

    Etymology: [OE. adun, adoun, adune. AS. of dne off the hill. See Down.]

  2. Adown

    down

    Etymology: [OE. adun, adoun, adune. AS. of dne off the hill. See Down.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Adown

    a-down′, adv. and prep. down. [A.S. of-dúneof, from, dun, a hill. See Down, a bank.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. adown

    The bawl of privateersmen for the crew of a captured vessel to go below. Saxon, adoun.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of adown in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of adown in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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