### What does **senary** mean?

## Definitions for **senary**ˈsɛn ə ri

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### Wiktionary

senary(Adjective)

Of sixth rank or order.

**Origin:** From the senarius, from seni + -arius (whence the suffix -ary).

### Webster Dictionary

Senary(adj)

of six; belonging to six; containing six

**Origin:** [L. senarius, fr. seni six each, fr. sex six. See Six.]

### Freebase

Senary

In mathematics, a senary numeral system is a base-6 numeral system. Senary may be considered useful in the study of prime numbers since all primes other than 2 and 3, when expressed in base-six, have 1 or 5 as the final digit. Writing out the prime numbers in base-six, the first few primes are That is, for every prime number p with, one has the modular arithmetic relations that either or : the final digits is a 1 or a 5. This is proved by contradiction. For integer n: ⁕If n mod 6 = 0, 6|n ⁕If n mod 6 = 2, 2|n ⁕If n mod 6 = 3, 3|n ⁕If n mod 6 = 4, 2|n Furthermore, all known perfect numbers besides 6 itself have 44 as the final two digits when expressed in base 6.

### Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

Senary

sen′ar-i,

*adj.*containing six: of or belonging to six.—*n.***Senā′rius**, in Latin prosody, a verse of six feet. [L.*senarius*—*seni*, six each—*sex*, six.]

### Anagrams for senary »

yearns

arynes

### Numerology

Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of senary in Chaldean Numerology is:

**8**Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of senary in Pythagorean Numerology is:

**1**

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