### What does **equilateral** mean?

# Definitions for equilateral

ˌi kwəˈlæt ər əl, ˌɛk wə-equi·lat·er·al

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### Princeton's WordNet

equilateraladjective

a figure whose sides are all equal

equilateraladjective

having all sides or faces equal

### Wiktionary

equilateralnoun

An equilateral triangle

equilateraladjective

Referring to a polygon all of whose sides are of equal length. Not necessarily a regular polygon since the angles can still differ (a regular polygon would also be equiangular).

### Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

Equilateraladjective

Having all sides equal.

**Etymology:**æquus and latus, Latin.Circles or squares, or triangles

*equilateral,*which are all figures of equal lines, can differ but in greater or lesser.*Francis Bacon.*Trifling futility appears in their twelve signs of the zo diack and their aspects: why no more aspects than diametrically opposite, and such as make

*equilateral*figures?*Richard Bentley.*

### Wikipedia

Equilateral

In geometry, an equilateral triangle is a triangle in which all three sides have the same length. In the familiar Euclidean geometry, an equilateral triangle is also equiangular; that is, all three internal angles are also congruent to each other and are each 60°. It is also a regular polygon, so it is also referred to as a regular triangle.

### ChatGPT

equilateral

Equilateral refers to something in which all sides or aspects are equal in length or degree. Most commonly, it is used to describe a type of triangle, an equilateral triangle, where all three sides are of equal length.

### Webster Dictionary

Equilateraladjective

having all the sides equal; as, an equilateral triangle; an equilateral polygon

Equilateralnoun

a side exactly corresponding, or equal, to others; also, a figure of equal sides

**Etymology:**[L. aequilateralis; aequus equal + latus, lateris, side: cf. F. quilatral.]

### Numerology

Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of equilateral in Chaldean Numerology is:

**5**Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of equilateral in Pythagorean Numerology is:

**4**

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