What does Semester mean?

Definitions for Semestersɪˈmɛs tər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. semester(noun)

    one of two divisions of an academic year

  2. semester(noun)

    half a year; a period of 6 months

Wiktionary

  1. semester(Noun)

    Half of a school year or academic year such as fall or spring semester.

    I will graduate at the end of the spring semester.

  2. Origin: from German Semester, from Modern Latin semestris (from sex six + mensis month).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Semester(noun)

    a period of six months; especially, a term in a college or uneversity which divides the year into two terms

  2. Origin: [G., from L. semestris half-yearly; sex six + mensis a month.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Semester

    sē-mes′tėr, n. one of the half-year courses in German universities.—adj. Semes′tral. [L. semestrissex, six, mensis, a month.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Semester in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Semester in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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