unity

[ yoo-ni-tee ]
/ ˈyu nɪ ti /
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noun, plural u·ni·ties.

Origin of unity

1250–1300; Middle English unite < Old French < Latin ūnitās, equivalent to ūn(us) one + -itās -ity
ANTONYMS FOR unity
Related formsnon·u·ni·ty, noun, plural non·u·ni·ties.self-u·ni·ty, nounsu·per·u·ni·ty, noun

Synonym study

1. See union.
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British Dictionary definitions for self-unity

unity

/ (ˈjuːnɪtɪ) /

noun plural -ties

Word Origin for unity

C13: from Old French unité, from Latin ūnitās, from ūnus one
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Word Origin and History for self-unity

unity


n.

c.1300, from Anglo-French unite, Old French unite (c.1200), from Latin unitatem (nominative unitas) "oneness, sameness, agreement," from unus "one" (see one).

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