[ sep-too-puh l, -tyoo-, sep-too-puh l, -tyoo-, -tuhp-uh l ]
/ ˈsɛp tʊ pəl, -tyʊ-, sɛpˈtu pəl, -ˈtyu-, -ˈtʌp əl /


sevenfold; consisting of seven parts.

verb (used with object), sep·tu·pled, sep·tu·pling.

to make seven times as great.

Origin of septuple

1605–15; < Late Latin septuplus, derivative of Latin septem seven, on the model of duplus duple, quadruplus quadruple Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for septuple

/ (ˈsɛptjʊpəl) /


seven times as much or many; sevenfold
consisting of seven parts or members


(tr) to multiply by seven

Word Origin for septuple

C17: from Late Latin septuplus, from septem seven; compare quadruple
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