hebdomad

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin hebdomas, from Ancient Greek ἑβδομάς (hebdomas, group of seven), from ἑπτά (hepta, seven)

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Noun[edit]

hebdomad (plural hebdomads)

  1. A group of seven.
  2. A period of seven days, a week.
  3. (Gnosticism) A group of seven superhuman beings.

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