serein

noun
se·​rein | \ səˈraⁿ, -ran \
plural -s

Definition of serein

1 archaic : the supposed fall of dew from a clear sky just after sunset
2 : mist or fine rain falling from an apparently clear sky

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History and Etymology for serein

French, from Middle French serain evening, nightfall, from Latin sero late

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“Serein.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/serein. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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