Septenary meaning

septənerē, septenərē
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Of the number seven.
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Consisting of or forming a group of seven.
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A group or set of seven, esp. seven years.
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Consisting of or containing seven.
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Lasting seven years; continuing seven years.
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A group of seven things.
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A period of seven years.
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(music) The seven notes of the diatonic scale.
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Origin of septenary

  • From the Latin septÄ“nārius (“consisting of seven each"), from septÄ“nÄ« (“seven each", “seven at a time") + -ārius (whence the English suffix -ary).

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