sienna

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: Sienna

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian terra di Sienna, "earth of Siena", Siena being the most notable Renaissance location of the clay

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

sienna (plural siennas)

  1. a form of clay containing iron and manganese.
  2. a pigment with a reddish-brown colour.
  3. a light reddish-brown colour.
    sienna colour:    

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sienna (not comparable)

  1. having a reddish-brown colour.

Translations[edit]

Anagrams[edit]