seisen

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seisen

  1. Rōmaji transcription of せいせん

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French seisir, from Frankish *sakjan, from Proto-Germanic *sakjaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛi̯zən/, /ˈsɛːzən/

Verb[edit]

seisen

  1. (transitive) To kidnap, abduct, or take captive.
  2. (transitive) To grasp or snatch.
  3. (transitive, intransitive) To seize, take, confiscate.
  4. (transitive, intransitive) To grant ownership; to entitle.
  5. (transitive, intransitive, rare) To put, set.

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