Morne

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Origin and Meaning of Morne

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     English
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     African
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     French
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     Dutch
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     African Dutch (Afrikaans)
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  • A submission from South Africa says the name Morne means "God of sunshine or Morning Prince" and is of Dutch origin.
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adjective Mor"ne
Of or pertaining to the morn; morning.
noun ‖Morne
A ring fitted upon the head of a lance to prevent wounding an adversary in tilting.

Etymology: F., fr. morne sad, sorrowful. See Mourn

adjective ‖Mor`né"
Without teeth, tongue, or claws; -- said of a lion represented heraldically.

Etymology: F., fr. morne a morne

Wiktionary
  1. Obsolete spelling of mourn
  2. Obsolete spelling of morn

morne was also found in the following language(s): French

Notable Persons Named Morne

Morné was born on July 11th, 1984 in Cape Town.

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Morné was born on October 6th, 1984 in Vereeniging, Transvaal Province, South Africa.

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Morné du Plessis is a rugby player.

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Morné van Wyk is a cricketer. Morné was born on March 20th, 1979 in Bloemfontein.

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Morné Mellett is a rugby player. Morné was born on October 2nd, 1989 in Boksburg.

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Morné was born on March 28th, 1973 in South Africa. He breathed his last breath on January 18th, 2013.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Morne

Arvid was born on May 6th, 1876 in Kuopio, Finland. He died on June 15th, 1946.

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Fun Facts about the name Morne

  • How unique is the name Morne? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Morne was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Morne: Your name in reverse order is Enrom. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Roemn. How do you pronounce that?

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