What does Sheen mean?

Definitions for Sheen

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Sheen.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shininess, sheen, luster, lustre(noun)

    the visual property of something that shines with reflected light


  1. sheen(Noun)

    splendor; radiance; shininess.

  2. sheen(Verb)

    To shine; to glisten.

  3. sheen(Adjective)

    beautiful, good-looking, attractive; radiant; shiny.

  4. Origin: From shene, from sciene, from skauniz, from (s)ḱoun-. Cognate with Dutch schoon, German schön, Danish skjøn, skön. Extra-Germanic congnates include Albanian hirë, geg hinë.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sheen(verb)

    bright; glittering; radiant; fair; showy; sheeny

  2. Sheen(verb)

    to shine; to glisten

  3. Sheen(noun)

    brightness; splendor; glitter

  4. Origin: [OE. sehene, AS. scine, scne, scne, splendid, beautiful; akin to OFries. skne, skne, OS. scni, D. schoon, G. schn, OHG. scni, Goth, skanus, and E. shew; the original meaning being probably, visible, worth seeing. It is not akin to E. shine. See Shew, v. t.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sheen

    shēn, n. brightness or splendour.—adj. (obs.) bright, shining.—v.i. (arch.) to shine, glitter.—adj. Sheen′y, shining, beautiful. [A.S. scéne, scýne, fair; Dut. schoon, Ger. schön, beautiful; prob. from the root of A.S. sceáwian, to look at.]

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Etymology and Origins

  1. Sheen

    See “Richmond.”

How to pronounce Sheen?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sheen in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sheen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Sheen in a Sentence

  1. Charlie Sheen:

    Charlie Sheen is healthy. i still drink a little bit.

  2. Charlie Sheen:

    Charlie Sheen’s managed to continue to take this medication.

  3. Attorney Gloria Allred:

    I have been contacted by women with reference to Charlie Sheen and their rights, i have no comment on what will happen next.

  4. Governor Andrew Cuomo:

    If you are on site, you see an oil sheen all over the area where the transformer went on fire, and it was a significant area that was covered by oil, foam and water.

  5. Steven Rabinowitz:

    Agreements, including NDAs, are binding if there is consideration in entering into them, the consideration can be awfully slight. So, here the opportunity to spend time with Sheen is likely enough.

Images & Illustrations of Sheen

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