Definition of tenné in English:

tenné

Syllabification: ten·né
Pronunciation: /ˈtenē
 
/
(also tenny)
Heraldry

noun

  • Orange-brown, as a stain used in blazoning.
    More example sentences
    • In addition to these tinctures, Tenné and sanguine are included.

adjective

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

Origin

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

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