sene

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See also: Sene, sené, sēne, sēnē, and -sene

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French sene.

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Noun[edit]

sene (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) Senna.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Samoan sene, in turn from English cent.

Noun[edit]

sene (plural senes)

  1. A unit of currency equivalent to a hundredth of a Samoan tala.

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Atong (India)[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *s-ni-s (seven).

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sene (Bengali script সেনে)

  1. seven

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse sina, sin (sinew), from Proto-Germanic *senawō, cognate with Swedish sena, English sinew, German Sehne, Dutch zenuw. The word possiblyt goes back to Proto-Indo-European *snéh₁wr̥, which is also the source of Latin nervus, Ancient Greek νεῦρον (neûron).

Noun[edit]

sene c (singular definite senen, plural indefinite sener)

  1. sinew, tendon
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Adjective[edit]

sene

  1. definite singular of sen
  2. plural of sen

Friulian[edit]

Noun[edit]

sene f (plural senis)

  1. scene

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin senem, accusative case form of senex, from Proto-Indo-European *sénos (old).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛ.ne/
  • Rhymes: -ɛne
  • Hyphenation: sè‧ne

Noun[edit]

sene m (plural seni)

  1. (obsolete, poetic) an old man
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Paradiso [The Divine Comedy: Paradise] (paperback), Le Monnier, published 2002, Canto XXXI, lines 58–60:
      Uno intendëa, e altro mi rispuose: ¶ credea veder Beatrice e vidi un sene ¶ vestito con le genti glorïose.
      One thing I meant, another answered me; I thought I should see Beatrice, and saw an old man habited like the glorious people.
    • Synonyms: vecchio, vegliardo
    • Antonyms: giovane, giovanotto

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sene

  1. ablative singular of senex

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sene

  1. definite singular of sen
  2. plural of sen

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse sina or sin

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Noun[edit]

sene f or m (definite singular sena or senen, indefinite plural sener, definite plural senene)

  1. (anatomy) a tendon
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

sene m (definite singular senen, indefinite plural sener, definite plural senene)

  1. alternative form of scene

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse sina, sin, from Proto-Germanic *senawō, from Proto-Indo-European *snḗh₁wr̥ (sinew, tendon). Cognates include English sinew.

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Noun[edit]

sene f (definite singular sena, indefinite plural sener, definite plural senene)

  1. (anatomy) a tendon
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

sene f or m (definite singular senen, indefinite plural senar, definite plural senane)

  1. alternative form of scene

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Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

sene

  1. inflection of sena (hawk):
    1. locative singular
    2. accusative plural
  2. vocative singular of senā (army)

Samoan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English cent

Noun[edit]

sene

  1. a hundredth of a Samoan tala
  2. cent; penny

Descendants[edit]

  • English: sene

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Sardinian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin senem, accusative case form of senex, from Proto-Indo-European *sénos (old).

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Adjective[edit]

sene m or f (masculine and feminine plural senes)

  1. old, aged
    Synonyms: betzu, begru

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Slovak[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sene n

  1. locative singular of seno

Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sene

  1. absolute definite natural masculine singular of sen.

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Tauya[edit]

Noun[edit]

sene

  1. stone

References[edit]

  • Lorna MacDonald, A Grammar of Tauya

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish سنه(year, era), from Arabic سَنَة(sana). Cognate with Uzbek sana, Turkmen sene.

Noun[edit]

sene (definite accusative seneyi, plural seneler)

  1. year

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