Octalogy vs Decalogy - What's the difference?

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Octalogy is a related term of decalogy.


As nouns the difference between octalogy and decalogy

is that octalogy is (rare) # a set of eight works of art that are connected, and that can be seen either as a single work or as eight individual works they are commonly found in literature, film, or video games while decalogy is # a set of ten works of art that are connected, and that can be seen either as a single work or as ten individual works they are commonly found in literature, film, or video games.

octalogy

English

Alternative forms

* octology

Noun

(octalogies)
  • (rare) # A set of eight works of art that are connected, and that can be seen either as a single work or as eight individual works. They are commonly found in literature, film, or video games.
  • *1886
  • The Shakespearean octalogy which begins with Richard II. and ends with Richard III.

    decalogy

    English

    Noun

    (decalogies)
  • # A set of ten works of art that are connected, and that can be seen either as a single work or as ten individual works. They are commonly found in literature, film, or video games.