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Ern vs. Urn — What's the Difference?

Ern vs. Urn — What's the Difference?

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Ern

A sea eagle, especially Haliaeetus albicilla of Europe.
May 30, 2022

Urn

An urn is a vase, often with a cover, with a typically narrowed neck above a rounded body and a footed pedestal. Describing a vessel as an "urn", as opposed to a vase or other terms, generally reflects its use rather than any particular shape or origin.
May 30, 2022

Ern

Alternative spelling of erne
May 30, 2022

Urn

A tall, rounded vase with a stem and base, especially one used for storing the ashes of a cremated person.
May 30, 2022

Ern

To run; flow.
May 30, 2022
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Urn

A large metal container with a tap, in which tea or coffee is made and kept hot, or water for making such drinks is boiled
A tea urn
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Ern

To (cause to) coagulate; curdle (milk) by adding rennet and applying heat.
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Urn

Place in an urn.
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Ern

To stir with strong emotion; grieve; mourn.
May 30, 2022

Urn

A vase of varying size and shape, usually having a footed base or pedestal, especially a lidded vase used to hold the ashes of one who has been cremated.
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Ern

To pain; torture.
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Urn

A closed metal vessel having a spigot and used for warming or serving tea or coffee.
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Ern

(of the eyes) To cause to water; smart.
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Urn

(Botany) The spore-bearing part of a moss capsule.
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Ern

A sea eagle, esp. the European white-tailed sea eagle (Haliæetus albicilla).
May 30, 2022

Urn

A vase with a footed base.
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Ern

To stir with strong emotion; to grieve; to mourn. [Corrupted into yearn in modern editions of Shakespeare.]
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Urn

A metal vessel for serving tea or coffee.
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Ern

Bulky grayish-brown eagle with a short wedge-shaped white tail; of Europe and Greenland
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Urn

A vessel for the ashes or cremains of a deceased person.
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Urn

(figurative) Any place of burial; the grave.
May 30, 2022

Urn

A measure of capacity for liquids, containing about three gallons and a half, wine measure. It was half the amphora, and four times the congius.
May 30, 2022

Urn

(botany) A hollow body shaped like an urn, in which the spores of mosses are contained; a spore case; a theca.
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Urn

(transitive) To place in an urn.
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Urn

A vessel of various forms, usually a vase furnished with a foot or pedestal, employed for different purposes, as for holding liquids, for ornamental uses, for preserving the ashes of the dead after cremation, and anciently for holding lots to be drawn.
A rustic, digging in the ground by Padua, found an urn, or earthen pot, in which there was another urn.
His scattered limbs with my dead body burn,And once more join us in the pious urn.
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Urn

Fig.: Any place of burial; the grave.
Or lay these bones in an unworthy urn,Tombless, with no remembrance over them.
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Urn

A measure of capacity for liquids, containing about three gallons and a haft, wine measure. It was haft the amphora, and four times the congius.
May 30, 2022

Urn

A hollow body shaped like an urn, in which the spores of mosses are contained; a spore case; a theca.
May 30, 2022

Urn

A tea urn. See under Tea.
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Urn

To inclose in, or as in, an urn; to inurn.
When horror universal shall descend,And heaven's dark concave urn all human race.
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Urn

A large vase that usually has a pedestal or feet
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Urn

A large pot for making coffee or tea
May 30, 2022

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