What is ain?

  • (adj): Belonging to or on behalf of a specified person (especially yourself); preceded by a possessive.
    Example: "'ain' is Scottish"
    Synonyms: own


Ain (; Arpitan: En) is a department named after the Ain River on the eastern edge of France. Being part of the region Rhône-Alpes and bordered by the rivers Saône and Rhône, the department of Ain enjoys a privileged geographic situation. It has an excellent transport network (TGV, highways) and benefits from the proximity to the international airports of Lyon and Geneva.

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Some articles on ain:

Saint-Marcel, Ain
... Saint-Marcel (also known as Saint-Marcel-en-Dombes) is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France ...
... One can reach Aghmeed through Mdairej Road, Ain Dara and Al Azzounieh ... Other villages surrounding Aghmeed are Al Azzounieh, Ain Dara, Sharoun, Bmuhrein, Alramlieh, Al Mreijat, Nabaa Al Safa and Ain Zhalta ... Lebanon Governorate Capital Aley Towns and villages Ain Aanoub Ainab Al Azzounieh Abey Aghmeed Ain Dara Aley Aramoun Basateen Bdadoun Bechamoun ...
Ain't I A Woman? (front Cover).gif
... "Ain't I a Woman?" is the name given to a speech, delivered extemporaneously, by Sojourner Truth, (1797–1883), born into slavery in New York State ... Barker Gage published a different version, one which became known as Ain't I a Woman? because of its oft-repeated question ...
He Ain't Heavy, He's My Father
... He Ain't Heavy, He's My Father aka ... He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother (新難兄難弟) is a 1993 Hong Kong film directed by Peter Chan ... The title is a pun of "He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother", a hit single for The Hollies in 1969 and for Neil Diamond in 1970 ...
Ain - Administration and Representatives - Representatives in The National Assembly and The Senate
... According to its four constituencies, the département of Ain sends four representatives to the French National Assembly ... The Senators from the Ain are Jacques Berthou (DVG), Sylvie Goy-Chavent (UMP), Rachel Mazuir (PS) ...

Famous quotes containing the word ain:

    And she straiked me three times o’er her knee;
    She changed me again to my ain proper shape,
    And I nae mair maun toddle about the tree.
    —Unknown. Alison Gross. . .

    Oxford Book of Ballads, The. James Kinsley, ed. (1969)