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tenné

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Pronunciation: /ˈtɛni
 
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Heraldry

Definition of tenné in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Orange-brown, as a stain used in blazoning.
Example sentences
  • In addition to these tinctures, Tenné and sanguine are included.

adjective

[usually postpositive] Back to top  
Of the colour of tenné.

Origin

mid 16th century: obsolete French, variant of Old French tane (see tawny).

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