Novenary Nov"e*na*ry, n. The number of nine units; nine, collectively. [1913 Webster]

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  • Novenary — Nov e*na*ry, a. [L. novenarius, from novem nine.] Of or pertaining to the number nine. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • novenary — n. series of nine; of the number nine …   English contemporary dictionary

  • novenary — nov·e·nary …   English syllables

  • novenary —   a. pertaining to or consisting of nine; n. set of nine.    ♦ novendial, n. & a. (festival) lasting nine days.    ♦ novennial, a. happening every ninth year …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • novenary — I. ˈnävəˌnerē, nōˈvēnərē, ri adjective Etymology: Latin novenarius, from novenus + arius ary : of or relating to the number nine : based on the number nine II. noun ( es) Etymology: novena + ary …   Useful english dictionary

  • Novene — No vene, a. [L. novenus nine each, in LL., ninth, fr. L. novem nine.] Relating to, or dependent on, the number nine; novenary. [R.] [1913 Webster] The triple and novene division ran throughout. Milman. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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