سن

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Verb[edit]

سَنَّ (sanna) I, non-past يَسُنُّ‎ (yasunnu)

  1. to sharpen, to whet, to hone, to grind
  2. to mold, to shape, to form
  3. to prescribe, to introduce, to enact
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verbal noun of سَنَّ (sanna).

Noun[edit]

سَنّ (sannm

  1. verbal noun of سَنَّ (sanna) (form I)
  2. prescription, introduction, enactment
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *šinn-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

سِنّ (sinnf (plural أَسْنَان (ʾasnān) or أَسِنَّة (ʾasinna) or أَسُنّ (ʾasunn))

  1. tooth
  2. point
  3. age (years of life)
  4. cog, sprocket, prong
  5. tusk
  6. fang
  7. point
Declension[edit]

Azeri[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic сән
Roman sən
Perso-Arabic سن

Pronoun[edit]

سن (sən)

  1. you (singular)

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

سن (sen)

  1. you (singular), thou
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic سِنّ (sinn).

Noun[edit]

سن (sinn)

  1. tooth
  2. age

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Possibly cognate with Proto-Slavic *sěno.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

سن (san)

  1. ivy

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic سِنّ (sinn).

Alternative forms[edit]

  • سنّ (senn) — with a tashdid.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

سن (senn)

  1. age

Etymology 3[edit]

From French scène.

Noun[edit]

سن (sen)

  1. stage
Synonyms[edit]