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ˈθeɪ tə, ˈθi-theta

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thetanoun

    the 8th letter of the Greek alphabet


  1. thetanoun

    the name for the eighth letter u03BFf the Modern Greek alphabet, ninth in Old Greek.

    Etymology: From the θῆτα.

  2. thetanoun

    The measure of an angle.

    Etymology: From the θῆτα.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thetanoun

    a letter of the Greek alphabet corresponding to th in English; -- sometimes called the unlucky letter, from being used by the judges on their ballots in passing condemnation on a prisoner, it being the first letter of the Greek qa`natos, death


  1. Theta

    Theta is the eighth letter of the Greek alphabet, derived from the Phoenician letter Teth . In the system of Greek numerals it has a value of 9.

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    The theta symbol -- In this Symbols.com article you will learn about the meaning of the theta symbol and its characteristic.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of theta in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of theta in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of theta in a Sentence

  1. Theta Tau:

    It was revealed that the video was a parody, skit, or roast of the active brothers by a pledge class, and not Chapter members hazing, humiliating, or disparaging its pledges as Syracuse University had described to Theta Tau central office. However, this does not excuse the behavior.

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