What does undern mean?

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  1. undern(Noun)

    The third ecclesiastical hour of the day, at around nine o'clock in the morning; tierce.

  2. undern(Noun)

    The sixth hour of the day; midday.

  3. undern(Noun)

    The late afternoon; the evening.

  4. Origin: undern. Cognate with dialectal Dutch onder, dialectal German Untern, dialectal Swedish undarn.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Undern(noun)

    the time between; the time between sunrise and noon; specifically, the third hour of the day, or nine o'clock in the morning, according to ancient reckoning; hence, mealtime, because formerly the principal meal was eaten at that hour; also, later, the afternoon; the time between dinner and supper

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Undern

    un′dern, n. nine o'clock in the morning, the third hour, the period from that till noon.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of undern in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of undern in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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