What Happens Every Three Years?

What does bimonthly mean?

Biweekly and bimonthly can mean the same thing because of the prefix bi-, which here can mean “occurring every two” or “occurring twice in.” Therefore, biweekly can be “twice in a week” or “every other week.” Bimonthly can also mean “every other week” if it’s twice in a month, or it can mean “every other month.”.

What do you call something that happens every 5 years?

1 : consisting of or lasting for five years. 2 : occurring or being done every five years.

What event happens every three years?

Event occurring every three years. TRIENNIAL.

What’s the word for every 2 years?

biennialoccurring twice a year; semiannual. occurring every two years; biennial.

How do you say once every three weeks?

What does triweekly mean? Triweekly is commonly used to mean one of two things: once every three weeks or three times per week. It can be used this way as an adjective, as in a triweekly meeting, or an adverb, as in We plan to meet triweekly.

What do you call an event that happens every 10 years?

1 : consisting of or lasting for 10 years. 2 : occurring or being done every 10 years the decennial census.

What event happens every two years?

happening every two years: biennial games. lasting or enduring for two years: a biennial life cycle.

What do you call something that happens every 4 years?

occurring every four years: a quadrennial festival. of or lasting for four years:a quadrennial period.

What is three times a year called?

Triannual is commonly used to mean one of two things: occurring once every three years or occurring three times per year. Triannual is a synonym of the less commonly used triennial, which can mean every three years or lasting for three years (though triannual is rarely if ever used in this second sense.)

What is every 50 years called?

Golden jubileeLatin-derived numerical namesAnniversaryLatin-derived termOther terms10000 days (approx 27.4 years)Myriad30 yearsTrigentennialPearl jubilee40 yearsQuadragennialRuby jubilee50 yearsSemicentennial / QuinquagenaryGolden jubilee54 more rows

What is a period of 7 years called?

0. 0. Lasting or continuing seven years; as, septennial parliaments. adjective.