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?

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    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    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. Rudyard Kipling, As Easy as A.B.C. (1917):

    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!

  2. Benjamin Franklin:

    For the want of a nail, the shoe was lose; for the want of a shoe the horse was lose; and for the want of a horse the rider was lost, being overtaken and slain by the enemy, all for the want of care about a horseshoe nail.

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

    O, I am slain!

  4. Fred Waller:

    This incident stemmed from a dispute within that party, this party was given in the memory of a subject that was slain in April. We're still developing details as far as that goes.

  5. Homer:

    It is not right to glory in the slain.

Images & Illustrations of slain

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