Sep"ten*a*ry (?), a. [L. septenairus, from septeni seven each, septem seven: cf. F. sept'enaire. See Seven. ]

1.

Consisting of, or relating to, seven; as, a septenary number.

I. Watts.

2.

Lasting seven years; continuing seven years.

"Septenary penance."

Fuller.

 

© Webster 1913.


Sep"ten*a*ry, n.

The number seven.

[R.]

Holinshed.

 

© Webster 1913.

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