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For vain
Vain Vain, n. Vanity; emptiness; -- now used only in the phrase in vain. For vain. See In vain. [Obs.] --Shak. In vain, to no purpose; without effect; ineffectually. `` In vain doth valor bleed.' --Milton. `` In vain they do worship me.' --Matt. xv. 9. To take the name of God in vain, to use the name of God with levity or profaneness.

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- Vain may refer to: Vain (horse) (1966–1991), a champion Australian Thoroughbred racehorse Vain Stakes, an Australian Thoroughbred horse race Vain (band)...
- "You're So Vain" is a song written in 1971 by Carly Simon and released in November 1972. The song is a critical profile of a self-absorbed lover about...
- "Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain" (Hebrew: לֹא תִשָּׂא אֶת-שֵׁם-ה' אֱלֹהֶיךָ, לַשָּׁוְא) (KJV; also "You shall not make wrongful...
- In Vain may refer to: "In Vain" (song), a song by Kim-Lian In Vain (band), a Norwegian band...
- "Mr. Vain" is a song by the German group Culture Beat from their second studio album Serenity (1993). Written by Steven Levis, Nosie Katzmann and Jay Supreme...
- Vain is an American heavy metal band from San Francisco Bay Area, California, formed in 1986. As of 2018, the lineup consists of Davy Vain (lead vocals)...
- sentence. In Britain the most common is "Richard Of York Gave Battle In Vain." The mnemonic is said to refer to the defeat and death of Richard, Duke...
- "Waiting in Vain" is a song written by reggae musician Bob Marley and recorded by Bob Marley & The Wailers, for his 1977 album Exodus. Released as a single...
- Kumar, K.C. Vijaya (6 November 2009). "Tendulkar's incandescent innings in vain". The Hindu. Archived from the original on 18 March 2014. Retrieved 11 April...
- contemporary gospel. Their biggest crossover hits include: "Is My Living in Vain?", "Hallelujah", "He Gave Me Nothing to Lose", "Endow Me", their hit song...
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