Hepta meaning

Hepta is defined as seven.

An example of the hepta prefix is a heptagon, a shape with seven sides.

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Seven.

Heptarchy.

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Seven.

Heptagon.

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Having seven atoms, radicals, etc. of a (specified) substance.

Heptachlor.

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Origin of hepta

  • < Gr hepta, seven
    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition
  • Greek from hepta seven septm̥ in Indo-European roots
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From Ancient Greek ἑπτά (hepta, “seven”).
    From Wiktionary