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SIENS. An obsolete word, formerly used for scion, which figuratively signified a person who descended from another. "The sien," says Lord Coke, "takes all his nourishment from the stocke, and yet it produceth his own fruit." Co. Lit. 123 a. Vide Branch.

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Daar was 'n meisie wat daar naby Ioseer het aan wie ek goed wou doen; ek het buite die deur rondgehang in die hoop om haar te sien.
n Paar dae later kom sy agter hy neem haar af as hy dink sy sien hom nie--sy beweeg haar kop onverwags en kyk vas in die oog van 'n lens.
O'r Galon: Babis Bach Sien (From The Heart: Sien's Tiny Babies) will be shown tonight at 9pm on S4C with English subtitles.
Lembit Opik MP with his former fiancAe TV weathergirl Sien Lloyd.
Ek gooi my gerf vere oor die stil water en sien hoe die wit watervoels begin wieg om die dobberende boot.
I am getting him a deep purple wax jacket and matching purple Wellington boots,' said Sien who signed autographs and met fans, and neighbours from the nearby Welsh village where she lives.
Yn y rhaglen hon, mae Sien yn edrych yn Ol dros hanes y gath gan gychwyn o'r dechrau gyda'r arbenigwraig ar yr Aifft, Sien Thomas, cyn galw draw i gystadleuaeth arddangos cathod yn Shepton Mallet er mwyn gweld cathod gorau'r byd yn cystadlu.
When weather presenter Sien Lloyd and her partner, Montgomeryshire MP Lembit Opik, were looking for a home in his constituency location was the deciding factor, as presenter Aled Samuel discovers in this week's edition of S4C homes/interiors series, 04 Wal.
AMID Wales MP last night confessed he had split up with TV weathergirl Sien Lloyd and is now dating a member of novelty pop duo The Cheeky Girls.
IF IMITATION is the sincerest form of flattery, then Wayne Rooney, Sien Lloyd, Bryn Terfel and Tom Jones should all be feeling very pleased with themselves indeed.
FOLK singer and harpist Sien James (pictured left) returns to Bangor university, where she studied music under William Mathias, tomorrow to mark a 100th birthday.
Hogiau'r Welsh Navy (Welsh Navy Lads), presented by Sien Pari Huws, features stories of numerous Welshmen, many of whom joined the company at 16.