- a week.
Origin of sennight
Examples from the Web for sennight
Historical Examples of sennight
And this I did about a sennight after, when he had finished the unloading of his cargo.With the King at Oxford
Alfred J. Church
This day sennight I am to have brought to my closet a heretic, Dr Barnes.The Fifth Queen
Ford Madox Ford
I, too, am a clerk of a sort, for Henriet tonsured me on Wednesday sennight.The Black Douglas
S. R. Crockett
He read us a letter from the Dr., his father, dated yesterday sennight, being Sunday.Abigail Adams and Her Times
Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards
On the day sennight after my trial at the Old Bailey, I prepared in due form to pay him a visit.
- an archaic word for week