senn

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Central Franconian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old High German sīn.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • sein (Moselle Franconian)
  • sinn (Kölsch)

Verb[edit]

senn ‎(third-person singular present es, past tense wor, past participle jewäs)

  1. (Ripuarian) to be

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old High German (*)sian, northern variant of sehan. Compare the same contracted form in Old Dutch sian.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

senn ‎(third-person singular present süht or sitt, past tense sooch, past participle jesenn)

  1. (some dialects of Ripuarian) to see

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse senn, from the older form seðr (which appears e.g. in the scaldic poems Haustlöng). Compare the Latin iam.

Cognate with Old Frisian sōn, Old Saxon sāno, Old English sōna (English soon), Old High German sān.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

senn

  1. soon, presently, after a while
    Sundlaugin opnar senn.
    The swimming pool will open after a while.
    Jesús kemur senn.
    Jesus will come soon.

Derived terms[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

senn

  1. soon, at once

Descendants[edit]