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EtymologyEdit

From Latin.

NounEdit

transenna (plural transennas or transenne)

  1. (architecture) A screen.

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin.

NounEdit

transenna f (plural transenne)

  1. barrier, barricade (for crowd control)
  2. (architecture) screen

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

transenna

  1. third-person singular present indicative of transennare
  2. second-person singular imperative of transennare

LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perhaps borrowed from Etruscan.[1]

NounEdit

transenna f (genitive transennae); first declension

  1. A noose, springe, net
  2. A latticework
  3. A snare, trap

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative transenna transennae
genitive transennae transennārum
dative transennae transennīs
accusative transennam transennās
ablative transennā transennīs
vocative transenna transennae

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Walde, Alois; Hofmann, Johann Baptist (1954), “transenna”, in Lateinisches etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume II, 3rd edition, Heidelberg: Carl Winter, page 700