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Thane

(thān),
George D., English anatomist, 1850-1930. See: Thane method.
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We judge, then, that in no sense of the word does the thaneship of Cawdor augment Macbeth.
Beowulf includes a full repertory of thanely speeches and relevant maxims; but like "The Dream of the Rood," it also scripts thaneship at a deeper level by inviting and discouraging key identifications with its thanely characters.
It should be noted, however, that these different outcomes hinge on remarkably similar conceptions of thaneship and its significance.