siens

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siens

  1. Obsolete spelling of scion

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siens

  1. (archaic) masculine plural of sien

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Latvian[edit]

Siens

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *šainan, *šeinan, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱoinom (from Proto-Indo-European *ḱoi-no(hay), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱei-(color, usually gray)). Cognates include Lithuanian šiẽnas(hay) (regionally siẽnas), Old Church Slavonic сѣно(sěno, hay) (Russian сено(séno), Ukrainian сіно(síno), Bulgarian сено(senó), Czech seno, Polish siano), and possibly Ancient Greek κοινά(koiná, cattle food).[1]

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Noun[edit]

siens m (1st declension)

  1. hay (dried grass used as animal fodder)
    siena guba, stirpa, kaudze‎ ― hay stack
    siena grābeklis, dakšas‎ ― hay rake, fork
    siena pļava‎ ― hay meadow
    siena laiks‎ ― hay time (i.e., time to mow hay)
    pļaut, grābt sienu‎ ― to mow hay

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Karulis, Konstantīns (1992), “siens”, in Latviešu Etimoloģijas Vārdnīca (in Latvian), Rīga: AVOTS, ISBN 9984-700-12-7