See also: sené, sēne, sēnē, and -sene

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French sene.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

sene (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) Senna.

Etymology 2Edit

From Samoan sene, in turn from English cent.

NounEdit

sene (plural senes)

  1. A unit of currency equivalent to a hundredth of a Samoan tala.

AnagramsEdit


Atong (India)Edit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *s-ni-s (seven).

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

sene (Bengali script সেনে)

  1. seven

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit


DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse sina, sin (sinew), from Proto-Germanic *senawō, cognate with Swedish sena, English sinew, German Sehne, Dutch zenuw. The word possiblyt goes back to Proto-Indo-European *snéh₁wr̥, which is also the source of Latin nervus, Ancient Greek νεῦρον (neûron).

NounEdit

sene c (singular definite senen, plural indefinite sener)

  1. sinew, tendon
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

AdjectiveEdit

sene

  1. definite singular of sen
  2. plural of sen

FriulianEdit

NounEdit

sene f (plural senis)

  1. scene

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin senem, accusative case form of senex, from Proto-Indo-European *sénos (old).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛ.ne/, [ˈs̪ɛːn̺e]
  • Rhymes: -ɛne
  • Hyphenation: sè‧ne

NounEdit

sene m (plural seni)

  1. (obsolete, poetic) An old man
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Paradiso [The Divine Comedy: Paradise] (paperback), Le Monnier, published 2002, Canto XXXI, lines 58–60:
      Uno intendëa, e altro mi rispuose: ¶ credea veder Beatrice e vidi un sene ¶ vestito con le genti glorïose.
      One thing I meant, another answered me; I thought I should see Beatrice, and saw an old man habited like the glorious people.
    • Synonyms: vecchio, vegliardo
    • Antonyms: giovane, giovanotto

Related termsEdit


LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sene

  1. ablative singular of senex

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

sene

  1. definite singular of sen
  2. plural of sen

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse sina or sin

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

sene f or m (definite singular sena or senen, indefinite plural sener, definite plural senene)

  1. (anatomy) a tendon
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

sene m (definite singular senen, indefinite plural sener, definite plural senene)

  1. alternative form of scene

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse sina, sin, from Proto-Germanic *senawō, from Proto-Indo-European *snḗh₁wr̥ (sinew, tendon). Cognates include English sinew.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

sene f (definite singular sena, indefinite plural sener, definite plural senene)

  1. (anatomy) a tendon
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

sene f or m (definite singular senen, indefinite plural senar, definite plural senane)

  1. alternative form of scene

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit


PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

sene

  1. inflection of sena (hawk):
    1. locative singular
    2. accusative plural
  2. vocative singular of senā (army)

SamoanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English cent

NounEdit

sene

  1. a hundredth of a Samoan tala
  2. cent; penny

DescendantsEdit

  • English: sene

See alsoEdit


SardinianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin senem, accusative case form of senex, from Proto-Indo-European *sénos (old).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sene m or f (masculine and feminine plural senes)

  1. old, aged
    Synonyms: betzu, begru

SlovakEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sene n

  1. locative singular of seno

SwedishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sene

  1. absolute definite natural masculine form of sen.

AnagramsEdit


TauyaEdit

NounEdit

sene

  1. stone

ReferencesEdit

  • Lorna MacDonald, A Grammar of Tauya

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic سَنَة(sana). Cognate with Uzbek sana, Turkmen sene.

NounEdit

sene (objective definite seneyi)

  1. year

SynonymsEdit