# seven

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## sev·en

(sĕv′ən)
n.
1. The cardinal number equal to 6 + 1.
2. The seventh in a set or sequence.

[Middle English, from Old English seofon; see septm̥ in Indo-European roots.]

## seven

(ˈsɛvən)
n
1. (Mathematics) the cardinal number that is the sum of six and one and is a prime number. See also number1
2. (Mathematics) a numeral, 7, VII, etc, representing this number
3. (Mathematics) the amount or quantity that is one greater than six
4. anything representing, represented by, or consisting of seven units, such as a playing card with seven symbols on it
5. Also called: seven o'clock seven hours after noon or midnight
determiner
a. amounting to seven: seven swans a-swimming.
b. (as pronoun): you've eaten seven already. hepta-septi-
[Old English seofon; related to Gothic sibun, German sieben, Old Norse sjau, Latin septem, Greek hepta, Sanskrit saptá]

## sev•en

(ˈsɛv ən)

n.
1. a cardinal number, 6 plus 1.
2. a symbol for this number, as 7 or VII.
3. a set of this many persons or things.
4. amounting to seven in number.
[before 900; Middle English seoven(e), seofne, seven, Old English seofon, c. Old Saxon, Old High German, Gothic sibun]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 seven - the cardinal number that is the sum of six and onedigit, figure - one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration; "0 and 1 are digits" 2 seven - one of four playing cards in a deck with seven pips on the faceseven-spotspot - a playing card with a specified number of pips on it to indicate its value; "an eight-spot" Adj. 1 seven - being one more than six    7, viicardinal - being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order; "cardinal numbers"

## seven

determiner
Related words
combining forms hepta-, septi-
Translations
7السّابِعجيل السّابِعَهسبعةسَبْعَة
setsetena
sedmsedm letsedmiletý
syv
sep
seitse
seitsemänseiska
sedamsedmica
héthetes
tujuh
sjösjö áraòrjátíu mínútur yfir/gengin, hálf-
7
septem
septyniseptyneriseptyneriosseptynerių metųseptynerių metų amžius
siedemsiódemka
şapte
sedemsedem rokovsedmasedmička
sedem
седам
sju
เจ็ด
yediyedi yaşıyedi yaşında
сім
bảy

## seven

[ˈsevn]
the seven wonders of the worldlas siete maravillas del mundo
the seven-year itch sensación de monotonía y aburrimiento a los siete años de estar con la misma pareja
B. Nsiete m
see five for usage

## seven

[ˈsɛvən] numsept
She's seven → Elle a sept ans.

## seven

adjsieben; to sail the seven seasdie sieben Meere befahren; he’s got the seven-year itch (inf)er ist im verflixten siebenten Jahr
nSieben f ? also six

## seven

[ˈsɛvn] adj & nsette (m) inv
for usage see five

## seven

(ˈsevn) noun
1. the number or figure 7.
2. the age of 7.
1. 7 in number.
2. aged 7.
seven-
having seven (of something). a seven-sided figure.
ˈseventh noun
1. one of seven equal parts.
2. (also adjective) (the) last of seven (people, things etc); (the) next after the sixth.
ˈseven-year-old noun
a person or animal that is seven years old.