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The best jujitsu practitioners are really serene and grounded.
Joel Edgerton

Meaning of "serene" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD SERENE

From Latin serēnus.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF SERENE

serene  [sɪˈriːn] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SERENE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Serene is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SERENE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Serene

Serene may refer to: ▪ Serene, a telephone jointly developed by Samsung and Bang & Olufsen ▪ Serene, Colorado, a company town in Colorado ▪ Jaunjelgava or Serene, a city in Latvia ▪ Serene, a heroine in Riviera: The Promised Land ▪ Sérène, another name for the French wine grape Servanin ▪ Serene, an adjective, meaning peaceful, calm, unruffled.

Definition of serene in the English dictionary

The first definition of serene in the dictionary is peaceful or tranquil; calm. Other definition of serene is clear or bright. Serene is also honoured: used as part of certain royal titles.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SERENE


algerine
ˌældʒəˈriːn
antisubmarine
ˌæntɪˌsʌbməˈriːn
aquamarine
ˌækwəməˈriːn
figurine
ˌfɪɡəˈriːn
glycerin
ˌɡlɪsəˈriːn
gyrene
dʒaɪˈriːn
margarine
ˌmɑːdʒəˈriːn
marine
məˈriːn
mazarine
ˌmæzəˈriːn
moreen
mɒˈriːn
Nazarene
ˌnæzəˈriːn
oleomargarine
ˌəʊlɪəʊˌmɑːdʒəˈriːn
speakerine
ˌspiːkəˈriːn
squireen
skwaɪˈriːn
tambourine
ˌtæmbəˈriːn
tangerine
ˌtændʒəˈriːn
terrene
tɛˈriːn
terrine
tɛˈriːn
tureen
təˈriːn
ultramarine
ˌʌltrəməˈriːn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SERENE

sere
serein
Seremban
serenade
serenader
serenata
serenate
serendipitist
serendipitous
serendipitously
serendipity
serenely
sereneness
serenities
serenity
serf
serfage
serfdom
serfhood
serfish

WORDS THAT END LIKE SERENE

arene
buckminsterfullerene
chloroprene
Cyrene
fluorene
fullerene
gangrene
gas gangrene
Hippocrene
Irene
isoprene
leaderene
neoprene
phenanthrene
polychloroprene
polyisoprene
polystyrene
pyrene
schizophrene
styrene

Synonyms and antonyms of serene in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «SERENE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «serene» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of serene

Translation of «serene» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SERENE

Find out the translation of serene to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of serene from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «serene» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

安详的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sereno
570 millions of speakers

English

serene
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

निर्मल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

هادئ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

безмятежный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sereno
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নির্মেঘ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

serein
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tenang
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

gelassen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

静かな
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

고요한
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tenang
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thanh thản
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அமைதியான
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्रसन्न
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sakin
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sereno
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

spokojny
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

безтурботний
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

senin
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

γαλήνιο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

rustige
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

fridfull
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

serene
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of serene

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SERENE»

The term «serene» is very widely used and occupies the 20.037 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SERENE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «serene» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «serene» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about serene

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10 QUOTES WITH «SERENE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word serene.
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Bhumibol Adulyadej
Goodness is something that makes us serene and content; it is magnificent. Those who are not good are evil.
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Corazon Aquino
Faith is not simply a patience that passively suffers until the storm is past. Rather, it is a spirit that bears things - with resignations, yes, but above all, with blazing, serene hope.
3
Louis Begley
In legal practice, in the representation of clients, I have always felt deeply engaged, serene, and not all inclined to stand aside. I have always done whatever needed to be done, and have usually gotten my way.
4
Sandrine Bonnaire
I tend to say faith is believing in life, and as I love life, I try to do the best with it, make it as serene and joyous as possible.
5
William C. Bryant
Thine eyes are springs in whose serene And silent waters heaven is seen. Their lashes are the herbs that look On their young figures in the brook.
6
Chris Cooper
You look at a herd of cattle and well, they all look the same... but they know. They all have an individual personality, and those personalities change from day to day. They can have their grumpy days and their happy days and their serene days. But it's unpredictable. You can't be off in outer space when you're dealing with animals.
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Charlene, Princess of Monaco
Some brides stress, some don't. I think I'm a serene bride.
8
Alice Morse Earle
Salem houses present to you a serene and dignified front, gracious yet reserved, not thrusting forward their choicest treasures to the eyes of passing strangers; but behind the walls of the houses, enclosed from public view, lie cherished gardens, full of the beauty of life.
9
Meister Eckhart
He who would be serene and pure needs but one thing, detachment.
10
Joel Edgerton
The best jujitsu practitioners are really serene and grounded.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SERENE»

Discover the use of serene in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to serene and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Serene Gardens: Creating Japanese Design and Detail in the ...
Introduces the style, traditions, and principles of Japanese Zen gardening through the use of flowering plants, bamboo, wood, shrubs, and rocks, and includes plant lists, climate maps, and sample gardens.
Yoko Kawaguchi, 2008
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Trauma and Grace: Theology in a Ruptured World
This substantive collection of essays by Serene Jones explores recent works in the field of trauma studies.
Serene Jones, 2009
3
Venice Incognito: Masks in the Serene Republic
In this volume, James Johnson offers a spirited analysis of masking in this carnival-loving city. He draws on a wealth of material to explore the worldview of maskers, both during and outside of carnival, and reconstructs their logic.
James H. Johnson, 2011
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Serene Speculations
Revised Edition with Illustrations by the author; thought provoking and inspirational poetry, prose, and quotes from the Holy Bible, arranged in alphabetical order.Tribute poems to Hillary Clinton, and Barbara Bush.
Jean Elizabeth Ward, 2008
5
Adaptive Preferences and Women's Empowerment
Khader offers a deliberative perfectionist approach to identifying and responding to adaptive preferences-- deprived people's preferences that perpetuate their deprivation.
Serene J. Khader, 2011
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Trim Healthy Mama: No More Fads
"A comprehensive, biblically sound, effective (and delicious) way to eat for health and weight loss." -- Back cover
Pearl P. Barrett, Serene C. Allison, 2012
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Your Five-Year-Old: Sunny and Serene
These books will help parents to better understand their children and will guide them through the fascinating and sometimes trying experiences of modern parenthood.”—Donald J. Cohen, M.D., Director, Yale Child Study Center, Irving B. ...
Louise Bates Ames, 2012
8
Feminist Theory and Christian Theology: Cartographies of Grace
This long-awaited text charts clearly and comprehensively the enormously important area of feminist theory -- and brings it into fruitful conversation with Christian theology.
Serene Jones, 2000
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Serene of the Shenandoah
The author weaves a suspenseful, dramatic, historical saga of ambition, love, murder, and one family's tragedy and triumph through the latter part of the Civil War.There are several intriguing twists in the plot: cowardice, obsession, ...
L. Irene Chapman, 2011
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The History of the Life and Death of His Most Serene ...
Wherein, from His Cradle to His Tomb, are Impartially Transmitted to Posterity, the Most Weighty Transactions, Forreign Or Demestique, that Have Happened in His Time, Either in Matters of Law, Proceedings in Parliaments, Or Other Affairs in  ...
S. Carrington, 1659

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SERENE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term serene is used in the context of the following news items.
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New today: What Bonhoeffer knew, Serene Jones's prayer for the …
What Bonhoeffer knew, by Samuel Wells. After I gave a talk for the 70th anniversary of Bonhoeffer's death, I got a letter saying he's been drained of meaning. «The Christian Century, Jul 15»
2
SERENE JONES: Millennials could break down barriers between …
I woke up Tuesday to buzz after buzz on my phone -- texts flooding in from young Iranians I had met in June, celebrating the historic nuclear agreement that had ... «SunHerald.com, Jul 15»
3
Teen in critical condition after being found unresponsive in family pool
It happened on the 3900 block of serene way, not far from Preston Highway. ... He came to the home on Serene Way to see if he could do anything to help. «WHAS 11.com, Jul 15»
4
Green, Serene Freret Street Rental Asks $2300/month
While we're a bit wary of all the overpriced, fully furnished short-term or "corporate" rentals that flood the market, this one — which is available for long-term lease ... «Curbed NOLA, Jul 15»
5
Wow House: Brick Home Surrounded By Serene Outdoor Spaces
Enjoy the serene outdoor spaces including 2 screened porches that overlook a private, flat backyard, wooded acres with walking trails, and a flowing creek. «Patch.com, Jun 15»
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Cranberry Coast Home of the Week: Peaceful and serene West …
If you are in the market for a lovely home with plenty of room for the growing family then the home located at 21 Cooke Road in West Plymouth is a must see. «Wicked Local Middleborough, Jun 15»
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Lego replica of Istana Bukit Serene unveils at Legoland Malaysia
The Istana Bukit Serene is now among the other replicas of iconic buildings such as the Petronas Twin Towers and the Taj Mahal at Legoland. «New Straits Times Online, Jun 15»
8
Serene Untouched Nature in Chefchaouen
The city of Chefchaouen, also known as Chaouen by the locals, is home to the impressive and serene Bridge of God. This popular tourist attraction is about a 40 ... «Morocco World News, Jun 15»
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WOMAN WITH BROKEN ANKLE ASSISTED OUT OF LAKE …
The Lake Serene trail, located here in the Sky Valley is one of the most popular hiking trails in ... It leads to the picturesque Lake Serene seen at upper right. «Sky Valley Chronicle, Jun 15»
10
$423m Serene among record superyacht visits for Auckland's Silo …
The 134 metre Serene, owned by Russian vodka magnate Yuri Shefler, docked ... The Serene was one of 28 visitors to the Auckland Council-owned Silo Marina ... «Stuff.co.nz, May 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Serene [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/serene>. Feb 2020 ».
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