• (British, America) IPA: /leɪn/

lane (plural lanes)

  1. (used in street names) A road, street, or similar thoroughfare.
  2. A narrow passageway between fences, walls, hedges or trees.
  3. A narrow road, as in the country. A country lane.
  4. A lengthwise division of roadway intended for a single line of vehicles.
  5. A similar division of a racetrack to keep runners apart.
  6. A course designated for ships or aircraft.
  7. (bowling) An elongated wooden strip of floor along which a bowling ball is rolled.
  8. (card games) An empty space in the tableau, formed by the removal of an entire row of cards.
  9. (computing) Any of the parallel slots in which values can be stored in a SIMD architecture.
  10. (video games) In MOBA (multiplayer online battle arena) games, a particular path on the map that may be traversed by enemy characters.
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Proper noun
  1. Surname for someone who lived in a lane.
  2. Surname anglicised from various Irish surnames.
  3. A male given name.
  4. A female given name.
  5. An unincorporated community in Idaho.
  6. A city in Kansas.
  7. An unincorporated community in Oklahoma.
  8. A town in South Carolina.
  9. A town in South Dakota.

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