See also: scéna and sćěna

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian scena. Doublet of scene.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

scena (plural scenas or scenae)

  1. A scene in an opera.
  2. An accompanied dramatic recitative, interspersed with passages of melody, or followed by a full aria.
    • 1886, William Smith Rockstro, A General History of Music
      Few Contralto singers are unacquainted with the beautiful Scena, Ah rendimi qual core, from Mitrane.
  3. (historical) The stage of an ancient theatre.

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin scaena, from Ancient Greek σκηνή (skēnḗ, stage, scene).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): */ˈʃɛ.na/
  • Rhymes: -ɛna
  • Hyphenation: scè‧na

NounEdit

scena f (plural scene)

  1. scene (in all senses)
  2. stage (of a theatre etc)

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: scena

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

scēna f (genitive scēnae); first declension

  1. Alternative spelling of scaena

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative scēna scēnae
Genitive scēnae scēnārum
Dative scēnae scēnīs
Accusative scēnam scēnās
Ablative scēnā scēnīs
Vocative scēna scēnae

ReferencesEdit

  • scena”, in Charlton T[homas] Lewis; Charles [Lancaster] Short (1879) [] A New Latin Dictionary [], New York, N.Y.; Cincinnati, Ohio; Chicago, Ill.: American Book Company; Oxford: Clarendon Press.
  • scena”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • scena in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • scena in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • scena”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • scena”, in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

scena m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of scene

PolishEdit

 
scena

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek σκηνή (skēnḗ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈst͡sɛ.na/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛna
  • Syllabification: sce‧na

NounEdit

scena f

  1. stage (theatre)
  2. scene

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

nouns
adjectives

Related termsEdit

nouns

Further readingEdit

  • scena in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • scena in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

scèna f (Cyrillic spelling сцѐна)

  1. scene (in all senses)
  2. stage (of a theatre etc)

DeclensionEdit