sept

noun
\ ˈsept How to pronounce sept (audio) \

Definition of sept

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a branch of a family especially : clan

Definition of Sept (Entry 2 of 2)

Examples of sept in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web: Noun Shop now: Cinq a sept Estella Ruched Drawstring Mini Dress, $120. Alyssa Hardy, Teen Vogue, "Kylie Jenner, Salem Mitchell, and Katie Stevens Take on The Ruched Dress Trend," 21 Mar. 2019 Lil B is giving free verses to all artist from Huston Texas for sept - Lil B Kacey Musgraves volunteered by answering phones during a Red Cross donation telethon Tuesday. Anna Tingley, Billboard, "Kevin Hart, The Kardashians, Chris Brown & More Help Raise Over $1 Million for Hurricane Harvey Relief," 30 Aug. 2017 In the Season 7 premiere, Cersei, fresh off an explosion of the sept that would make the Mad King proud, employed some rhetoric that was very reminiscent of one of the more traumatic moments of Jaime’s life: the death of the Mad King Aerys. Joanna Robinson, HWD, "Game of Thrones: This Gruesome Callback May Have Just Sealed Cersei’s Fate," 30 July 2017 In the Season 7 premiere, Cersei, fresh off an explosion of the sept that would make the Mad King proud, employed some rhetoric that was very reminiscent of one of the more traumatic moments of Jaime’s life: the death of the Mad King Aerys. Joanna Robinson, vanityfair.com, "Game of Thrones:," 30 July 2017

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First Known Use of sept

Noun

1517, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sept

Noun

perhaps from Latin septum, saeptum enclosure, fold — more at septum

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“Sept.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sept. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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