• A nonet. In music, it denotes a group of nine musicians, as an octet denotes 8, or a septet denotes 7 musicians.
  • 1) 3/4 dozen 2) a pregnancy (talking about months) 3) "In the general sense, a nonet refers to a group of nine. - In music, a nonet is a composition which requires nine musicians for a performance. See: nonet (music) - In poetry, a nonet is a nine line poem, with the first line containing nine syllables, the next eight, so on until the last line has one syllable. Nonets can be written about any subject, and rhyming is optional. - In computer technology, a nonet is a group of nine data bits. Such groups are not often used, so the term is much rarer than the related eight bit "octet". Retrieved from """ Source: 4) "Ennead (Greek Ἐννεάς, meaning the nine), an ancient Greek translation of the Egyptian word, Pesedjet, consists of a grouping of nine deities, most often appearing in the context of Egyptian mythology. As a multiple, three times three, the number nine became associated, religiously, as a great cardinal power, and many ancient peoples considered groupings of nine deities very important. It is likely that this belief was imposed upon the diverse groupings of deities who were included in the Egyptian pantheon and which differed from place to place." Source and further information:
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  • 2-13-2017 A novena is a Catholic prayer that drags on for nine days. Matthew 6:7 "But when ye pray, use not vain repetitions, as the heathen do: for they think that they shall be heard for their much speaking."

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