Trinity vs Triune - What's the difference?

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As a noun trinity

is a group or set of three people or things; triad; trio; trine.

As an adjective triune is

threefold, having three components that are both separate and united;.

trinity

English

Noun

(trinities)
  • A group or set of three people or things; triad; trio; trine.
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  • *:But when the moon rose and the breeze awakened, and the sedges stirred, and the cat's-paws raced across the moonlit ponds, and the far surf off Wonder Head intoned the hymn of the four winds, the trinity , earth and sky and water, became one thunderous symphony—a harmony of sound and colour silvered to a monochrome by the moon.
  • The state of being three; threeness.
  • Synonyms

    * (group of three) threesome, triad, trio, trine, troika, triumvirate * threeness

    Derived terms

    * nontrinitarian * nontrinitarianism * trinitarian

    See also

    * Trinity * Trinity College * quaternity * Unitarian

    triune

    English

    Adjective

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  • Threefold, having three components that are both separate and united;
  • Derived terms

    * triune brain

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