Definition of Anent. Meaning of Anent. Synonyms of Anent

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Definition of Anent

Anent
Anenst A*nenst", Anent A*nent", prep. [OE. anent, anentis, anence, anens, anents, AS. onefen, onemn; an, on, on + efen even, equal; hence meaning, on an equality with, even with, beside. See Even, a.] [Scot. & Prov. Eng.] 1. Over against; as, he lives anent the church. 2. About; concerning; in respect; as, he said nothing anent this particular.

Meaning of Anent from wikipedia

- The Act anent Peace and War (Scots anent means about or concerning) was an act of the Parliament of Scotland p****ed in 1703. The Act concerned foreign...
- establish her po****r image as the heroic victim in a dramatic tragedy. Act Anent the demission of the Crown in favour of our Sovereign Lord, and his Majesty's...
- The Act Anent the demission of the Crown in favour of our Sovereign Lord, and his Majesty's Coronation was an Act of the Parliament of Scotland p****ed...
- (dialectal) afront (dialectal or archaic) ajax (Polari) alongst aloof anenst, anent (rare, U.K. dialectal) athwart (nautical or archaic) atop, ontop behither...
- Alsace and Lorraine, Belgium and northern France;Template:Citation needed anent northern France whilst Great Britain would either be annexed or be made...
- York Times Book Review, July 3, 2011, p. 1 Everon, Ernest. "Some Thoughts Anent ****ens and Novel Writing" The Ladies' Companion and Monthly Magazine London...
- the Evangelicals presented to parliament a Claim, Declaration and Protest anent the Encroachments of the Court of Session. It recognised the jurisdiction...
- (Repealed by the Statute Law Revision (Scotland) Act 1906 (c.38), s.1 & Sch.) Anent inquisicione of the kingis landis possessionis and annuel rentis. (c.9)...
- 1707 6 Ann. c. 32) explicitly repealing this Act together with the Act anent Peace and War. Lynch, Michael (1992). Scotland: A New History. Pimlico....
- see an ettlin in core at fettlin tae tha TB o Kye, takkin in complutherin anent a screengin ontak, tha wye we'll can pit owre an inlaik in ootlay sillert...
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