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Etymology of the English word scenery

the English word scenery
derived from the English word scene
derived from the Latin word scena (theater stage, boards; scene)
derived from the Italian word scenario
derived from the Latin word scenarium
derived from the Latin word scena (theater stage, boards; scene)
derived from the Italian word scena
derived from the Latin word scaena (theater stage, boards; scene)
derived from the Greek word skene, σκηνή (a tent or cloth hut )
derived from the Late Latin word scaenarium (scenario; script)
derived from the Latin word scaena (theater stage, boards; scene)
derived from the Greek word skene, σκηνή (a tent or cloth hut )
using the English suffix -ery
derived from the English suffix -y
derived from the Latin suffix -ia
derived from the Latin suffix -ium
derived from the English suffix -er
derived from the Proto-Germanic root *-arjaz
using the Latin suffix -arius (-ar)

Date

The earliest known usage of scenery in English dates from the 18th century.

Usage

Word found in Modern English



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