transenna

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin.

Noun[edit]

transenna (plural transennas or transenne)

  1. (architecture) A screen.

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin.

Noun[edit]

transenna f (plural transenne)

  1. barrier, barricade (for crowd control)
  2. (architecture) screen

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

transenna

  1. third-person singular present indicative of transennare
  2. second-person singular imperative of transennare

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps borrowed from Etruscan.[1]

Noun[edit]

transenna f (genitive transennae); first declension

  1. A noose, springe, net
  2. A latticework
  3. A snare, trap

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative transenna transennae
genitive transennae transennārum
dative transennae transennīs
accusative transennam transennās
ablative transennā transennīs
vocative transenna transennae

References[edit]

  1. ^ Walde, Alois; Hofmann, Johann Baptist (1954), “transenna”, in Lateinisches etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume II, 3rd edition, Heidelberg: Carl Winter, page 700