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Sele vs Sene - What's the difference?

sele | sene |

As nouns the difference between sele and sene

is that sele is happiness, fortune while sene is wiseman; sage.

As an adjective sene is

wise; sage.




(en noun)
  • Happiness, fortune.
  • The right time or occasion for something, an opportune moment.
  • greeting, salutation
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  • , year=1862 , year_published= , author=George Borrow , title=Wild Wales Its Peopleā€š Language and Scenery , chapter=Chapter XXXV citation , genre=Fiction , publisher=Read Central , isbn= , page= , passage= I found my friend honest Pritchard smoking his morning pipe at the front door, and after giving him the sele of the day, ...}}
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  • , year=1897 , year_published=2005 , author=William Morris , title=The Water of the Wondrous Isles , chapter=Chapter XIV. The Black Knight Tells the Truth of Himself , url= , genre=Fantasy , publisher=Project Gutenberg , isbn= , page= , passage=When the morning was come ... so she arose and thrust her grief back into her heart, and gave her fellow-farer the sele of the day, ...}}


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    Etymology 1

    From (etyl) sene.

    Alternative forms

    *seene, senie


  • (obsolete) Senna.
  • *, II.37:
  • *:My selfe have found by experience, that radish rootes are windie, and senie -leaves breede loosenes in the belly.
  • Etymology 2

    (etyl) sene, in turn from English cent


    (en noun)
  • A unit of currency equivalent to a hundredth of a Samoan tala
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