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STEN

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  1. Sten(ProperNoun)

    The Sten gun, a family of British 9 mm submachine guns used extensively by British and Commonwealth forces throughout World War II and the Korean War.

  2. Origin: From the names of the weapon's chief designers, Major Reginald Shepherd and Harold Turpin, and EN for Enfield

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  1. Sten

    The STEN was a family of British 9 mm submachine guns used extensively by British and Commonwealth forces throughout World War II and the Korean War. They were notable for having a simple design and very low production cost making them effective insurgency weapons for resistance groups. STEN is an acronym, from the names of the weapon's chief designers, Major Reginald V. Shepherd and Harold Turpin, and EN for Enfield. Over 4 million Stens in various versions were made in the 1940s.

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Anagrams for STEN »

  1. nets

  2. tens, TENS

  3. nest

  4. ents

  5. sent, sent.

  6. Sent.

  7. Tens

How to pronounce STEN?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say STEN in sign language?

  1. sten

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of STEN in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of STEN in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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