morne

Morne

Mor"ne\, a. Of or pertaining to the morn; morning. [Obs.] "White as morne milk." --Chaucer.
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Morne

Morne\, n. [F., fr. morne sad, sorrowful. See Mourn.] A ring fitted upon the head of a lance to prevent wounding an adversary in tilting.

Morne

Morne\, n. [OE. morning, morwening. See Morn.]

1. The first or early part of the day, variously understood as the earliest hours of light, the time near sunrise; the time from midnight to noon, from rising to noon, etc.

2. The first or early part; as, the morning of life.

3. The goddess Aurora. [Poetic] --Shak.
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