What does pertinency mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term pertinency:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. applicability, pertinence, pertinency(noun)

    relevance by virtue of being applicable to the matter at hand


  1. pertinency(Noun)

    The quality of being pertinent to the matter at hand; relevance.

  2. Origin: From Latin pertinere

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pertinency(noun)

    the quality or state of being pertinent; justness of relation to the subject or matter in hand; fitness; appositeness; relevancy; suitableness

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. pertinence. See Pertinent.]

Matched Categories


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pertinency in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pertinency in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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