Pronunciation: (sēn"yô-rē'nu; It.sē"nyô-rē'nä), [key]
—pl. -nas, It. -nePronunciation: (-ne). [key]
a conventional Italian term of address or title of respect for a girl or unmarried woman, either used separately or prefixed to the name.
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