hexagon

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See also: Hexagon and hexàgon

English[edit]

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A regular hexagon

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hexagōnum, from Ancient Greek ἑξάγωνον (hexágōnon)[1]; surface analysis hexa- +‎ -gon.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) enPR: hĕk'səgən, IPA(key): /ˈhɛk.sə.ɡən/
  • (US) enPR: hĕk'səgŏn, IPA(key): /ˈhɛk.sə.ɡɑn/
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Noun[edit]

hexagon (plural hexagons)

  1. (geometry) A polygon with six sides and six angles.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ hexagon” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2020.