Definition of tenné in English:

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tenné

Pronunciation: /ˈtɛni/
Heraldry

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]
Of the colour of tenné.

Origin

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

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