skene

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek σκηνή (skēnḗ, tent).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈskiːni/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

skene

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  1. An element of ancient Greek theater: the structure at the back of the stage.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

skene (plural skenes)

  1. Alternative form of skean (a kind of dagger)
    • 1855, Charles Kingsley, Westward Ho! [[s:Westward Ho!/Chapter {{{1}}}|Chapter {{{1}}}]]
      a dozen of his ruffians at his heels, each with his glib over his ugly face, and his skene in his hand

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈskene/, [ˈs̠ke̞ne̞]
  • Rhymes: -ene
  • Syllabification: ske‧ne

Noun[edit]

skene

  1. (slang) scene, view
  2. (slang) demoscene

Declension[edit]

Inflection of skene (Kotus type 8/nalle, no gradation)
nominative skene skenet
genitive skenen skenejen
partitive skeneä skenejä
illative skeneen skeneihin
singular plural
nominative skene skenet
accusative nom. skene skenet
gen. skenen
genitive skenen skenejen
skeneinrare
partitive skeneä skenejä
inessive skenessä skeneissä
elative skenestä skeneistä
illative skeneen skeneihin
adessive skenellä skeneillä
ablative skeneltä skeneiltä
allative skenelle skeneille
essive skenenä skeneinä
translative skeneksi skeneiksi
instructive skenein
abessive skenettä skeneittä
comitative skeneineen
Possessive forms of skene (type nalle)
possessor singular plural
1st person skeneni skenemme
2nd person skenesi skenenne
3rd person skenensä

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