Definition for serena (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for serena
Sloane Stephens Why You Might Know Her: In early 2013 she became the first American teenager to defeat Serena—ever.12 Things You Didn’t Know About the Quirky Stars of Wimbledon|Nicholas McCarvel|June 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Among the star-studded guests were Rick Ruben, Lala Anthony, Serena Williams and 12 Years A Slave director Steve McQueen.Eavesdropping On Kim and Kanye’s Florentine “Wedding of the Century”|Barbie Latza Nadeau|May 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A few blocks away, dignitaries, including Tony Blair, held court in the upscale Serena Hotel.Rwanda Remembers 100 Days of Terror on Genocide’s 20th Anniversary|Nina Strochlic|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Serena Williams and Rihanna are undoubtedly famous women and have substantial followings.
People have taken to calling us the ‘Venus and Serena of media,’ which I think is hysterical.Joan Fontaine and Olivia de Havilland’s Epic Sibling Rivalry|Keli Goff|December 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Serena was to have danced the solo dance, and now the honor was to be Penny's.Six Girls and the Tea Room|Marion Ames Taggart
Mr. Hungerford, pushing by the captain and Serena, stepped in front of her.
"Suppose Ben should bring 'em in when mother was here," chuckled Serena.Young Lucretia and Other Stories|Mary E. Wilkins
Then Ben left her, Serena by her side and the kitten purring contentedly in her arms.A Dear Little Girl's Thanksgiving Holidays|Amy E. Blanchard
Serena was touched and gratified, but there was just a shade of disappointment in her tone as she answered.
Word Origin and History for serena
fem. proper name, from Latin serena, fem. of serenus "clear, bright, fair, joyous" (see serene).