What does seventy mean?

Definitions for seventy
ˈsɛv ən tisev·en·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seventy, 70, LXX(adj)

    the cardinal number that is the product of ten and seven

  2. seventy, 70, lxx(adj)

    being ten more than sixty

Webster Dictionary

  1. Seventy(adj)

    seven times ten; one more than sixty-nine

    Etymology: [AS. hund-seofontig. See Seven, and Ten, and cf. Seventeen, Sixty.]

  2. Seventy(noun)

    the sum of seven times ten; seventy units or objects

    Etymology: [AS. hund-seofontig. See Seven, and Ten, and cf. Seventeen, Sixty.]

  3. Seventy(noun)

    a symbol representing seventy units, as 70, or lxx

    Etymology: [AS. hund-seofontig. See Seven, and Ten, and cf. Seventeen, Sixty.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Seventy

    sev′n-ti, adj. and n. seven times ten.—adj. Sev′entieth, last of seventy: the ordinal of 70.—n. a seventieth part.—The Seventy, the Jewish sanhedrim: the disciples sent out in Luke x.: the authors of the Septuagint—often LXX. [A.S. seofontigseofon, seven; Dut. zeventig, Ger. siebenzig.]

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    Rank popularity for the word 'seventy' in Written Corpus Frequency: #454

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How to say seventy in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of seventy in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of seventy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of seventy in a Sentence

  1. Sean Conway:

    I say 80 percent of the oil and gas revenue in the state of Colorado is coming out of northeastern Colorado – Weld County Commissioner Sean Conway, Yuma County, and some of other counties, seventy percent of the K-12 funding is coming off the state lands in Weld County alone. I ’m telling you we are economic drivers.

  2. Fernando Zavala:

    Seventy percent of the economy is informal, to jumpstart economic growth we have to tackle this.

  3. Richard M. DeVos:

    If I had to select one quality, one personal characteristic that I regard as being most highly correlated with success, whatever the field, I would pick the trait of persistence. Determination. The will to endure to the end, to get knocked down seventy times and get up off the floor saying, "Here comes number seventy-one!"

  4. Jamie Bakkum-Gamez:

    Seventy-five percent of the women I care for come in at an advanced stage.

  5. Samuel Taylor Coleridge:

    There are three classes into which all the women past seventy that ever I knew were to be divided 1.That dear old soul2. That old woman3. That old witch.

Images & Illustrations of seventy

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