What does tenet mean?

Definitions for tenetˈtɛn ɪt; Brit. also ˈti nɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dogma, tenet(noun)

    a religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof


  1. tenet(Noun)

    An opinion, belief, or principle held to be true by someone or especially an organization.

  2. Origin: tenet, from teneo

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tenet(noun)

    any opinion, principle, dogma, belief, or doctrine, which a person holds or maintains as true; as, the tenets of Plato or of Cicero

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tenet

    ten′et, n. any opinion, principle, or doctrine which a person holds or maintains as true. [L. tenet, he holds—tenēre, to hold.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tenet in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tenet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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