See also: Serena, serená, and Serēna

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

serena (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) The damp, unwholesome air of evening.

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AsturianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin sirēna, from Latin Sīrēn, from Ancient Greek Σειρήν (Seirḗn).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /seˈɾena/, [seˈɾe.na]

NounEdit

serena f (plural serenes)

  1. (Greek mythology) siren
  2. mermaid
  3. siren (alarm)

CatalanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

serena

  1. feminine singular of serè

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin serēnus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [seˈrena]
  • Rhymes: -ena
  • Hyphenation: se‧re‧na

AdjectiveEdit

serena (accusative singular serenan, plural serenaj, accusative plural serenajn)

  1. calm, serene

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /seˈre.na/
  • Rhymes: -ena
  • Hyphenation: se‧ré‧na

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

serena f sg

  1. feminine singular of sereno

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

serena

  1. inflection of serenare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

serēna

  1. inflection of serēnus:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

AdjectiveEdit

serēnā

  1. ablative feminine singular of serēnus

ReferencesEdit

  • serena 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)
  • serena”, in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray
  • serena”, in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

serena

  1. feminine singular of sereno

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

serena

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of serenar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of serenar

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /seˈɾena/, [seˈɾe.na]

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

serena

  1. feminine singular of sereno

NounEdit

serena f (plural serenas)

  1. female equivalent of sereno

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

serena

  1. inflection of serenar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative