sheene

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sheene (comparative sheener, superlative sheenest)

  1. Obsolete spelling of sheen
    • 1887, Various, Lyrics from the Song-Books of the Elizabethan Age[1]:
      If Saphyres, loe! her eies be Saphyres plaine; If Rubies, loe! hir lips be Rubies sound; If Pearles, hir teeth be pearles, both pure and round; If Yvorie, her forehead yvory weene; If Gold, her locks are finest gold on ground; If Silver, her faire hands are silver sheene: But that which fairest is but few behold, Her mind, adornd with vertues manifold."

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sheene

  1. green, unripe

References[edit]

  • Ed. Key, Mary Ritchie and Comrie, Bernard. The Intercontinental Dictionary Series, Carib (De'kwana).