noun, plural ske·nai [skee-nahy] /ˈski naɪ/.
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Cashel spoke always of Mrs. Skene as "mother," and of Mrs. Byron as "mamma."Cashel Byron's Profession|George Bernard Shaw
Meat is meat after all, and to keep him healthy Skene had been dieted a good deal upon biscuit.Steve Young|George Manville Fenn
Mr. Skene does not pretend to prove that he passed from England to Scotland and founded the family there.The Clan Fraser in Canada|Alexander Fraser
Skene says this “is the oldest authentic notice of St. Patrick.”
“All transcripts,” says Skene, “show the orthography and forms of their period” of transcription.