Main may refer to:
Main River (disambiguation)Main River, more commonly simply ''Main'', is a river in Germany.
Main River may also refer to:
*Main River (Chukotka), a river in Far Eastern Siberia
*Main River (Newfoundland), a river in Newfoundland, Canada
*River Main (County Antrim), a river i ...
**Most commonly the
The Main () is the longest tributary
A tributary, or affluent, is a stream or river that flows into a larger stream or main stem (or parent) river or a lake. A tributary does not flow directly into a sea or ocean. Tributaries and the main ste ...
Main ( fa, مائين, also Romanized as Mā’īn; also known as Mahīān, Māhīn, Mā’īnī, and Qal‘eh Now-e Mā’īn) is a village in Abarj Rural District, Dorudzan District, Marvdasht County, Fars Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its p ...
, a village in Fars Province
During the Spanish colonization of the Americas
The Spanish colonization of the Americas began under the Crown of Castile
The Crown of Castile was a medieval polity in the Iberian Peninsula that formed in 1230 as a result of the third ...
", the Caribbean coasts of mainland Spanish territories in the 16th and 17th centuries
Saint Laurent Boulevard also known as Saint Lawrence Boulevard (officially in french: boulevard Saint-Laurent) is a major street in Montreal
Montreal ( ; officially Montréal, ) is the second-most populous city in Canada
Canada is ...
'', the diverse core running through Montreal, Quebec, Canada, also separating the Two Solitudes
Main (lunar crater)
Main is a lunar impact crater
An impact crater is an approximately circular depression (geology), depression in the surface of a planet, natural satellite, moon, or other solid body in the Solar System or elsewhere, formed by the hypervelocity ...
, located near the north pole of the Moon
Main (Martian crater)
Main is an impact crater
An impact crater is an approximately circular depression (geology), depression in the surface of a planet, natural satellite, moon, or other solid body in the Solar System or elsewhere, formed by the hypervelocity col ...
People and organisations
Main (surname)Main is a surname.
People with the name include:
* Alan Main, Scottish football goalkeeper
* Alexander H. Main. American politician
* Anne Main, British politician
* Bert Main, Australian zoologist
* Charles T. Main, American engineer
* Frank Main ( ...
, a list of people with this family name
*Ma'in, alternate spelling for the
The Minaean people were the inhabitants of the kingdom of Ma'in (: ''mʿn'', vocalized ''Maʿīn''; modern Arabic ''Maʿīn'') in modern-day , dating back to the 10th century BCE-150 BCE. It was located along the strip of called by , which ...
, an ancient people of modern-day Yemen
Main were a British
British may refer to:
Peoples, culture, and language
* British people, nationals or natives of the United Kingdom, British Overseas Territories, and Crown Dependencies.
** Britishness, the British identity and common cu ...
, a British ambient band formed in 1991
* Chas. T. Main
, an American engineering and hydroelectric company founded in 1893
*MAIN (Mountain Area Information Network), former operator of
WPVM-LP (103.7 FM) is a non-commercial LPFM
Low-power broadcasting is broadcasting
Broadcasting is the distributionDistribution may refer to:
Distributions, also known as Schwartz distributi ...
(MAIN-FM) in Asheville, North Carolina, U.S.
* ''Main'' (ship)
, an iron sailing ship launched in 1884
* SS ''Main''
, list of steamships with this name
* ''Main'' (A515)
, a modern German replenishment ship
* Short for
A mainsail is a sail rigged on the main mast
Mast, MAST or MASt may refer to:
* Mast (sailing) , a vertical spar on a sailing ship
* Flagmast, a pole for flying a flag
* Guyed mast , a structure supported by guy-wires
* Mooring mas ...
Main is a brand of cigarettes, currently owned by British American Tobacco and manufactured by its Danish subsidiary, House of Prince.
Main was launched in 2004 and is a cigarette with a so-called Action Filter, providing a greater filtra ...
, a European brand
*Main function, another name for the
In computer programming
Computer programming is the process of designing and building an executable
In computing, executable code, an executable file, or an executable program, sometimes simply referred to as an executable or binary, cau ...
in a computer program, where control switches from the operating system to the program
A main course is the featured or primary dish in a meal
A meal is an eating
Eating (also known as consuming) is the ingestion
Ingestion is the consumption of a substance by an organism
In biology, an organism (from Ancient Gre ...
, the featured or primary dish in a meal
Main Street (disambiguation) Main Street
Main Street is a metonym
Metonymy () is a figure of speech in which a thing or concept is referred to by the name of something closely associated with that thing or concept.
The words ''metonymy'' and ''metonym'' come fro ...
Maine () is a U.S. state, state in the New England region of the United States, bordered by New Hampshire to the west; the Gulf of Maine to the southeast; and the Provinces and territories of Canada, Canadian provinces of New Brunswic ...
Mains may refer to:
* Mains electricity
Mains electricity (Commonwealth English
The use of the English language
English is a West Germanic languages, West Germanic language first spoken in History of Anglo-Saxon England, early medi ...
Mane may refer to:
*Mane (horse), the line of hair along the spine of the neck
*Mane (lion), found around the male mammal's neck
In arts and entertainment
*Mane (film), ''Mane'' (film) is a 1990 Kannada language film directed by Girish Kasaravall ...
Justice Main (disambiguation)Justice Main may refer to:
*James Allen Main, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of Alabama
*John F. Main, Associate Justice of the List of justices of the Washington Supreme Court, Washington Supreme Court
* Main Justice, the cent ...