What does SEVENTY mean?

Definitions for SEVENTYˈsɛv ən ti

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word SEVENTY.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. seventy, 70, LXX(adj)

    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and seven

  2. seventy, 70, lxx(adj)

    being ten more than sixty

Webster Dictionary

  1. Seventy(adj)

    seven times ten; one more than sixty-nine

  2. Seventy(noun)

    the sum of seven times ten; seventy units or objects

  3. Seventy(noun)

    a symbol representing seventy units, as 70, or lxx

  4. Origin: [AS. hund-seofontig. See Seven, and Ten, and cf. Seventeen, Sixty.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Seventy

    sev′n-ti, adj. and n. seven times ten.—adj. Sev′entieth, last of seventy: the ordinal of 70.—n. a seventieth part.—The Seventy, the Jewish sanhedrim: the disciples sent out in Luke x.: the authors of the Septuagint—often LXX. [A.S. seofontigseofon, seven; Dut. zeventig, Ger. siebenzig.]

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'SEVENTY' in Written Corpus Frequency: #454

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SEVENTY in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SEVENTY in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Benjamin Franklin:

    Many men die at twenty-five and aren't buried until they are seventy-five.

  2. Ko Nakata:

    Seventy-two hours is just too short. Please wait just a bit longer, and do not try to take action immediately, if there is room to talk, I'm ready to go and negotiate.

  3. Chief Financial Officer John Rainey:

    Seventy dollars is an attractive price too, but we want to be fairly prudent with how we spend our money on hedging. ... We really want to see the market settle a little bit.

  4. Tony Spontana:

    Seventy-two hours notification means three days, at least, to go to the execution. It may be longer. In other words, there will be no execution less than 72 hours after notification.

  5. Wang Yi:

    Seventy years ago Japan lost the war. Seventy years later, Japan should not lose its conscience. Will it continue to carry the baggage of history or will it make a clean break with past aggression?

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