The one next to it is a sword of the same period, only used by a meaner person.
I surrounded myself with the smaller natures and the meaner minds.
A meaner temple was never consecrated to the worship of the Deity.
"Maybe I've been mean—but you're been meaner," she summed up, in self-justification.
I thought my dad was meaner than a spiled herrin' to keep on sayin' no when I said yes.
He had not escaped notice, but the meaner sinner had obscured him for the moment.
But there's no accounting for tastes, and I am glad to see that yours are no meaner.
The distinction of the meaner people is made by their Christian names.
She will hold the purse-strings, and make him meaner than he is already.
Could any advantage be meaner than the one which Ernest had taken?