How Do You Spell AE?

Correct spelling for the English word "AE" is [ˈiː], [ˈiː], [ˈiː]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of AE

  1. A diphthong in the Latin language; used also by the Saxon writers. It corresponds to the Gr. ai. The Anglo-Saxon short ae was generally replaced by a, the long e or ee. In derivatives from Latin words with ae, it is mostly superseded by e. For most words found with this initial combination, the reader will therefore search under the letter E.

Common Misspellings for AE

Below is the list of 2 misspellings for the word "ae".

  • ae4
  • ae3

Usage Examples for AE

  1. The cynic of Drumtochty summed up his character: " There's a puckle gude fouk in the pairish, and ane or twa o' the ither kind, and the maist o' us are half and between," said Jamie Soutar, " but there's ae thing ye may be sure o', Burnbrae is 'far ben. - "Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush" by Ian Maclaren
  2. The porter offered to relieve her o' it, but she wad na trust it out o' her hand ae minute. - "The Lost Lady of Lone" by E.D.E.N. Southworth
  3. I had ae son, and he is gone; ye had a dochter, and she is gone. - "Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush" by Ian Maclaren
  4. Just ae thing more, said Speug, who was in his glory that day. - "Young Barbarians" by Ian Maclaren
  5. In ae word it is no more and no less than this. - "The Atlantic Book of Modern Plays" by Various