coetaneous
adjective Etymology: Latin coaetaneus, from co- + aetas age — more at age Date: 1608 coeval

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  • Coetaneous — Co e*ta ne*ous, a. [L. coaetaneus; co + aetas age.] Of the same age; beginning to exist at the same time; contemporaneous. {Co e*ta ne*ous*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] And all [members of the body] are coetaneous. Bentley. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coetaneous — index concurrent (at the same time), simultaneous Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • coetaneous — having the same age, c.1600, from L.L. coaetanus one of the same age, from com with, together with (see CO (Cf. co )) + aetat age + adj. suffix aneus …   Etymology dictionary

  • coetaneous — coeval, contemporaneous, *contemporary, synchronous, simultaneous, coincident, concomitant, concurrent …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • coetaneous — [kō΄ē tā′nē əs] adj. [L coaetaneus < co , with + aetas,AGE] contemporary; coeval …   English World dictionary

  • coetaneous — coetaneously, adv. coetaneity /koh i teuh nee i tee/, coetaneousness, n. /koh i tay nee euhs/, adj. of the same age or duration. [1600 10; < L coaetaneus, equiv. to co CO + aet(as) age + aneus compound adj. suffix; see AN, EOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • coetaneous — adjective Belonging to the same age, era or period; coeval or contemporary …   Wiktionary

  • coetaneous — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Belonging to the same period of time as another: coeval, coexistent, concurrent, contemporaneous, contemporary, synchronic, synchronous. See TIME …   English dictionary for students

  • coetaneous — a. See coeval …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • coetaneous — co·e·ta·ne·ous …   English syllables

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