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Definition of "heptad" []

  • A group or series of seven. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "heptad" in a sentence
  • "In particular, the question is whether there is a consistent way of accepting the following heptad: 1. The Father is God."
  • "UPDATE: Added 7 to the heptad. posted by Brandon | 12:07 AM"
  • "Here there is a pause; and with this consummation reached, than which in type and prophecy there can be nothing higher, a new series begins; the heptad falling, as is so constantly the case, into two groups; either of three and four, as in the Lord's Prayer, or of four and three, as here."
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