Origin of septennial
Examples from the Web for septennial
He hated dissenters and stock-jobbers, 15 the excise and the army, septennial parliaments, and continental connections.Macaulay's Life of Samuel Johnson|Thomas Babington Macaulay
In Virginia, nevertheless, if I have not been misinformed, elections under the former government were septennial.
Is it to be presumed, that at any future septennial epoch the same State will be free from parties?
In 1716 this was repealed, and the present act passed, making them septennial.
He hated dissenters and stockjobbers, the excise and the army, septennial parliaments, and continental connections.The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord Macaulay, Vol. 3. (of 4)|Thomas Babington Macaulay