How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"hepta" is from "hepta" (seven) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
In this sense, it is a word added to another word to form a new word.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "seven" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|The sum of the angles of a heptagon is 900 degrees.|
|The heptathlon was first included in the European Championships in 1992.|