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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Japanese .

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sen (plural sens or sen)

  1. A unit of Japanese currency, worth one hundredth of a yen.
  2. A coin of this value.
    • Charles F. C. Ladd, Jr., Around the World at Seventeen (page 70)
      Before leaving the Kyndam I had bought in exchange what I thought to be enough yens and sens to see me through.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

sen

  1. (Yorkshire) self
    "Hear all, see all, say nowt. Ate all, sup all, pay nowt. An if ever tha does anythin for nowt, mek sure tha does it for tha sen."
Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


AbenakiEdit

NounEdit

sen (inanimate, plural senal)

  1. stone, rock
    senika
    there are a lot of rocks

BasqueEdit

NounEdit

sen

  1. mind

See alsoEdit


Crimean TatarEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *sẹn (thou), compare Turkish sen (you).

PronounEdit

sen (plural siz, possessive adjective seniñ)

  1. you
Inflection
object your: saña
reflexive yourself: özüñ
possessive your: seniñ

CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sъnъ, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *su(o)pnum, from Proto-Indo-European *swépnos, *súpnos (dream), which both are derived from Proto-Indo-European *swep-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sen m

  1. dream

DeclensionEdit

The form sna is usually only used after the preposition ze (ze sna) and the form snách is usually only used after the preposition ve (ve snách).

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  • sen in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • sen in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse seinn (late).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sen

  1. late (proximate in time)
  2. belated, tardy
  3. slow

InflectionEdit

Inflection of sen
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular sen senere senest2
Neuter singular sent senere senest2
Plural sene senere senest2
Definite attributive1 sene senere seneste
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sine.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

sen

  1. without

Derived termsEdit

  • sen- (without, -less)

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

The genitive and genitive-looking accusative singular of the demonstrative pronoun se.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

sen

  1. Genitive singular form of se.
  2. (demonstrative) it (accusative; direct object)
    Voisitko tehdä sen?
    Could you please do it?
  3. (demonstrative) its (genitive)
    Tuo rotta on varsinainen kiusankappale! Joudun keräämään sen jätöksiä kuistiltani joka aamu.
    That rat is really a nuisance! I have to gather its poopoo from my veranda every morning.

InflectionEdit


FriulianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin sinus.

NounEdit

sen m (plural sens)

  1. (anatomy) bosom, breast
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

sen f

  1. want, need, desire

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sine.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

sen

  1. without

AntonymsEdit


IndonesianEdit

NounEdit

sen

  1. cent

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

sen

  1. Rōmaji transcription of せん

LatvianEdit

AdverbEdit

sen

  1. long ago, for a long time; adverbial form of sens
    tas noticis senit happened long ago
    viņš jau sen dzīvo Rīgāhe has lived in Riga for a long time

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

sen

  1. rafsi of senpi.

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

sen

  1. Nonstandard spelling of sēn.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of sěn.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • sein (Nynorsk also)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse seinn

AdjectiveEdit

sen (neuter singular sent, definite singular and plural sene, comparative senere, indefinite superlative senest, definite superlative seneste)

  1. late

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


NovialEdit

DeterminerEdit

sen

  1. his own; her own; its own; their own

Related termsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

sen m (oblique plural sens, nominative singular sens, nominative plural sen)

  1. Alternative form of sens

Old ProvençalEdit

NounEdit

sen m (oblique plural sens, nominative singular sens, nominative plural sen)

  1. direction; orientation
  2. sense; ability to reason

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sъnъ, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *su(o)pnum, from Proto-Indo-European *swépnos, *súpnos (dream), which both are derived from Proto-Indo-European *swep-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sen m inan

  1. dream
  2. sleep

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) si
  • (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) se
  • (Puter, Vallader)

EtymologyEdit

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AdverbEdit

sen

  1. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) up, upward, upwards

SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sъnъ, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *su(o)pnum, from Proto-Indo-European *súpnos (dream), which is derived from Proto-Indo-European *swep-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sen m (genitive singular sna, nominative plural sny, genitive plural snov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. dream

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • sen in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Abbreviation of seno (sine).

SymbolEdit

sen

  1. (mathematics) A symbol of the trigonometric function sine.

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

sen

  1. late
    en sen kväll
    a late evening
    Jag är redan sen till ett möte
    I’m already late for a meeting
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of sen
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular sen senare senast
Neuter singular sent senare senast
Plural sena senare senast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 sene senare senaste
All sena senare senaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From sedan, from Old Swedish siþan, from Old Norse síðan.

AdverbEdit

sen

  1. later, after that; contracted form of sedan
    Först gjorde vi si, och sen gjorde vi så
    First we did like this, and then we did like that

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English chain.

NounEdit

sen

  1. chain

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish سن (sen, thou), from Proto-Turkic *sẹn, oblique case of *sẹ (thou), according to the controversial Altaic hypothesis, possibly derived from Proto-Altaic *si (thou). Cognate to siz (you) derived from the same root. Compare Old Turkic 𐰾𐰤 (sen, you), Karakhanid سَنْ‏ (sen, you); Turkic cognates.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

sen

  1. you (singular, informal)

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit
  • It is one of the two words that have irregular dative case declension. (The other words are ben and biz also have irregular genitive case declension.)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*sẹ-”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill


TurkmenEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *sẹn, oblique case of *sẹ (thou).

PronounEdit

sen

  1. (personal) you (singular, informal)

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit


VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (“lotus”; SV: liên).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(classifier cây, bông, hoa) sen

  1. lotus

Derived termsEdit


WelshEdit

VerbEdit

sen

  1. Contraction of basen.

WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse sin, from Proto-Germanic *senawō.

NounEdit

sen f (definite singular sena, definite plural senjen)

  1. tendon