quadrennium

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin quadrennium, from quadri- (four) + annus (year) + -ium (-ium: forming neuter nouns).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kwɑˈdɹɛnːjəm/

Noun[edit]

quadrennium (plural quadrenniums or quadrennia)

  1. A period of 4 years, (especially historical astronomy) the sets of four years in the Egyptian and Greek calendars.

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