Definition of tenné in English:

tenné

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Pronunciation: /ˈtɛni
 
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Heraldry

noun

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

adjective

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  • Of the colour of tenné.

Origin

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

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