How is Seine River pronounced?

What do Parisians call the Seine River?

At that time the river was called by it’s Latin name: Sequana. The river is still the chief commercial waterway and half of the water used in Paris still comes form the Seine.

How do you pronounce Rue de Seine?


How do you say the name of the river that runs through Paris?

La Seine is the river that flows through Paris. Don’t say it like ‘sane’- you pronounce it ‘sehn’, not to sound like like a lucid mind-state. The southern bank of the Seine is referred to as La Rive Gauche, which means ‘the left bank’.