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ˈsɛn ɪ kəseneca

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Seneca, Lucius Annaeus Senecanoun

    Roman statesman and philosopher who was an advisor to Nero; his nine extant tragedies are modeled on Greek tragedies (circa 4 BC - 65 AD)

  2. Senecanoun

    a member of the Iroquoian people formerly living in New York State south of Lake Ontario

  3. Senecanoun

    the Iroquoian language spoken by the Seneca


  1. Senecanoun

    A person of Seneca heritage.

  2. Senecanoun

    Lucius Annaeus Seneca, a Roman stoic philosopher, dramatist, and statesman.

  3. Senecanoun

    A tribe of native Americans in western New York state.

  4. Senecanoun

    The Iroquoian language of the Seneca. ISO code see.


  1. seneca

    Seneca refers to multiple contexts: 1) Seneca Nation: A tribe of Native Americans, one of the six nations of the Iroquois Confederacy, who live in the United States. 2) Seneca (Philosopher): Lucius Annaeus Seneca, often known simply as Seneca, was a Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman, and dramatist from the Silver Age of Latin literature. 3) Seneca College: A public college located in Toronto, Canada. 4) Seneca (Surname): A surname of Italian origin, and could refer to multiple individuals or entities with the same surname. 5) Seneca (Plants): A genus of flowering plants in the daisy family. The specific context can be determined based on sentence or conversation.


  1. Seneca

    Seneca is a village in LaSalle and Grundy counties in the U.S. state of Illinois. The population was 2,371 at the 2010 census. The LaSalle County portion of Seneca is part of the Ottawa–Streator Micropolitan Statistical Area, while the small portion that lies in Grundy County is part of the Chicago–Naperville–Joliet Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Seneca is ranked #28131 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Seneca surname appeared 851 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Seneca.

    78.5% or 668 total occurrences were White.
    13.8% or 118 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    2.8% or 24 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    2% or 17 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.5% or 13 total occurrences were Asian.
    1.2% or 11 total occurrences were Black.

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  1. encase

  2. seance

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of seneca in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of seneca in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of seneca in a Sentence

  1. Jane Fonda:

    I would like to say something, not just to the Seneca Falls Vietnam veterans in New England, but... to men who were in Seneca Falls Vietnam, who... I hurt, or whose pain I caused to be deepened, because of the things that I said or did, i... feel I owe them an apology.

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    an utterance expressing pain or disapproval
    A moan
    B observe
    C emerge
    D aggravate

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