What does Seventh mean?

Definitions for Seventh
ˈsɛv ənθsev·enth

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seventhnoun

    position seven in a countable series of things

  2. one-seventh, seventhnoun

    one part in seven equal parts

  3. seventhadjective

    the musical interval between one note and another seven notes away from it

  4. seventh, 7thadjective

    coming next after the sixth and just before the eighth in position


  1. seventhnoun

    The person or thing in the seventh position.

  2. seventhnoun

    One of seven equal parts of a whole.

  3. seventhnoun

    A tone of the seventh degree from a given tone, the interval between two such tones, or the two tones sounding in unison.

  4. seventhadjective

    The ordinal form of the number seven.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Seventhadjective

    The ordinal of seven; the first after the sixth.

    Etymology: seofoþa , Saxon.

    The child born in the seventh month doth commonly well. Francis Bacon.

    So Pharaoh, or some greater king than he,
    Provided for the seventh necessity:
    Taught from above his magazines to frame;
    That famine was prevented e’er it came. Dryd.

    Thy air is like the first:
    A third is like the former. Filthy hags!
    Why do you shew me this? A fourth? Start, eye!
    What! will the line stretch to the crack of doom?
    Another yet? A seventh! I’ll see no more. William Shakespeare.


  1. Seventh

    Seventh is the ordinal form of the number seven.


  1. seventh

    Seventh refers to being positioned at number seven in a sequential series or relating to the element that precedes the eighth and follows the sixth. It might also denote that something is divided into seven equal parts, with 'seventh' being one of these parts. Additionally, in music, it can refer to a note or chord that is seven degrees above another given note.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Seventhadjective

    next in order after the sixth;; coming after six others

  2. Seventhadjective

    constituting or being one of seven equal parts into which anything is divided; as, the seventh part

  3. Seventhnoun

    one next in order after the sixth; one coming after six others

  4. Seventhnoun

    the quotient of a unit divided by seven; one of seven equal parts into which anything is divided

  5. Seventhnoun

    an interval embracing seven diatonic degrees of the scale

  6. Seventhnoun

    a chord which includes the interval of a seventh whether major, minor, or diminished

  7. Etymology: [From Seven: cf. AS. seofoa.]

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Seventh' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2730

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Seventh in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Seventh in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Seventh in a Sentence

  1. Nagla Moussa:

    For someone like this child who started as non-verbal who went all the way up to acing the STAAR test in seventh grade – gives hope and lets people know our children can move along that spectrum and can start with low-functioning and go up to higher-functioning. It takes a lot of education, a lot of therapy, a lot of hard work on their part, but it’s possible, i’m a very proud mom. I couldn’t be more proud. It’s a big accomplishment.

  2. Rex Tillerson:

    It is clear that this is how Bashar al-Assad operates: with brutal, unabashed barbarism, it is also clear that this horrific conflict, now in its seventh year, demands a genuine ceasefire and the supporters of the armed combatants in the region need to ensure compliance. We call upon Russia and Iran, yet again, to exercise their influence over the Syrian regime and to guarantee that this sort of horrific attack never happens again. As the self-proclaimed guarantors to the ceasefire negotiated in Astana, Russia and Iran also bear great moral responsibility for these deaths.

  3. Ben Carson:

    There isn't anything that's non-mainstream Christian about Seventh day Adventists -- the one exception may be that they believe that Saturday is the Sabbath, simply because that's what the Bible says, that doesn't mean that people who worship on Sunday are evil people or doomed, I don't believe that.

  4. Petra Kvitova:

    I'm so happy to qualify, after a great start to the year in Australia I'm really proud to have secured my spot for the seventh time. This will be the third city I have visited for the WTA Finals so I'm excited to see what's in store in Shenzhen.

  5. Matthew Stafford:

    Kamara accounted for 83 yards on the ground and a seventh TD this season. Latavius Murray had 64 yards rushing and two scores. COMING UP SHORT Stafford was 17 of 31 for 206 yards with three TDs and an interception on a pass intended for Hockenson in the end zone late in the first half. I wish I wouldve thrown it a couple yards further.

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