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Meaning of QUATERNITY

Pronunciation:  kwu'turnitee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one
 

QUATERNITY is a 10 letter word that starts with Q.

 

 Synonyms: 4, four, foursome, IV, Little Joe, quadruplet, quartet, quatern, quaternary, quaternion, tetrad
 
 See Also: digit, figure

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Qua*ter"ni*ty\, n. [LL. quaternitas, fr. L. quaterni
four each: cf. F. quaternit['e].]
1. The number four. [Obs.] --Sir T. Browne.

2. The union of four in one, as of four persons; -- analogous
   to the theological term trinity.

 

 

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