What does slain mean?

Definitions for slain
sleɪnslain

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slain(adj)

    people who have been slain (as in battle)

  2. slain(adj)

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

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

Wiktionary

  1. slain(Noun)

    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

How to pronounce slain?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say slain in sign language?

  1. slain

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. 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.

  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. Thomas Paine:

    Everything that is right or natural pleads for separation. The blood of the slain, the weeping voice of nature cries, 'Tis time to part.

Images & Illustrations of slain

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