|a.||1.||Pertaining to man; human.|
|2.||Having the feelings and inclinations creditable to man; having a disposition to treat other human beings or animals with kindness; kind; benevolent.|
|3.||Humanizing; exalting; tending to refine.|
|Adj.||1.||humane - pertaining to or concerned with the humanities; "humanistic studies"; "a humane education"|
|2.||humane - marked or motivated by concern with the alleviation of suffering|
inhumane - lacking and reflecting lack of pity or compassion; "humans are innately inhumane; this explains much of the misery and suffering in the world"; "biological weapons are considered too inhumane to be used"
|3.||humane - showing evidence of moral and intellectual advancement|