seldseen

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English seldsene (rarely encountered, seldom seen; rare; as adv. seldom, rarely) also seld-sēn, seldscene, seltsene, Old English seldsīne (rare, extraordinary, unfamiliar, uncommon) also seldsiene.

Adjective[edit]

seldseen (not comparable)

  1. seldom seen, rare, uncommon
    And seldseen costly stones of so great price — Marlowe, The Jew of Malta
    ... and awakening, saw a serpent like a dragon, a seldseen sight,The Arabian Nights