What does the word mien mean?

Usage examples for mien

  1. Here we met Guatemoc, the prince, and his mien was fierce and wild. – Montezuma's Daughter by H. Rider Haggard
  2. If a son is born, the male birds display their plumage, and show by their mien that they rejoice." – The Fairies and the Christmas Child by Lilian Gask
  3. Since, from my childhood I have ever been, Amidst my play- mates of superior mien; Should friend or foe demand my father's name, Let not my silence testify my shame! – Persian Literature, Volume 1,Comprising The Shah Nameh, The Rubaiyat, The Divan, and The Gulistan by Anonymous