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ennead

Syllabification: en·ne·ad
Pronunciation: /ˈenēˌad
 
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Definition of ennead in English:

noun

rare
A group or set of nine.
Example sentences
  • Ennead refers to a grouping of typically 9 gods.
  • I think that it goes back even further, to the Ennead, the pantheon of nine gods and goddesses in ancient Egypt.

Origin

mid 16th century: from Greek enneas, ennead-, from ennea 'nine'.

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