EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin plēnus (full) (adjective) or plēnē (fully) (adverb).

AdverbEdit

plene (not comparable)

  1. (chiefly of abjad script) With matres lectionis (letters indicating vowels) written out.

AdjectiveEdit

plene (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) Full.
  2. (chiefly of abjad script) Written with matres lectionis (letters indicating vowels).
    Antonym: defective

NounEdit

plene (plural plenes)

  1. (chiefly of abjad script) A word written with matres lectionis (letters indicating vowels).

AnagramsEdit


EsperantoEdit

PronunciationEdit

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AdverbEdit

plene

  1. fully

Coordinate termsEdit


LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdverbEdit

plēnē (comparative plēnius, superlative plēnissimē)

  1. fully, completely

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

plēne

  1. vocative masculine singular of plēnus

ReferencesEdit

  • plene in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • plene in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • plene in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette