Definition of Septs

1. Noun. (plural of sept) ¹



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Definition of Septs

1. sept [n] - See also: sept

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Septs

septomarginal trabecula
septomarginal tract
septomaxillaries
septomaxillary
septonasal
septoplastic
septoplasties
septoplasty
septorhinoplastic
septorhinoplasties
septorhinoplasty
septoria
septostomy
septothecal
septrional
septs (current term)
septua-
septuagenarian
septuagenarians
septuagenaries
septuagenary
septuagesima
septuagesimal
septuagint
septuary
septula
septula of testis
septulate
septulum
septulum testis

Literary usage of Septs

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1. An Historical Account of the Plantation in Ulster at the Commencement of the by George Hill (1877)
"The following jurors, summoned and appointed to assist on this occasion were, with few exceptions, members from leading families or septs in Tyrone :— 1. ..."

2. History of England from the Accession of James I. to the Outbreak of the by Samuel Rawson Gardiner (1887)
"Such a change, indeed, rooted as the old system was in the habits of the people, required the utmost delicacy of treatment. The septs ' . r The difficulty ..."

3. Celtic Scotland: A History of Ancient Alban by William Forbes Skene (1880)
"... his followers by settling stranger septs upon his waste lands, and thus still further augmented his power. These stranger septs formed that class termed ..."

4. Ireland Past and Present by Augustus J. Thébaud, John Habberton (1878)
""Thus, in my youth, 'the Devoy,' the head of one of the most powerful and distinguished of our septs, was a blacksmith. I have often seen a mechanic, ..."

5. A History of the Highlands and of the Highland Clans by James Browne (1851)
"The Clan anciently divided into three septs.—Captainship of the Clan.—Donald Dhu.—Feud with the Mackintoshes.— Battle of Inverlochy. ..."

6. The Story of an Indian Upland by Francis Bradley Bradley-Birt (1905)
"II THE SANTAL septs AND ... according to popular tradition, divided into twelve septs, of which eleven only remain, one having entirely disappeared. ..."

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