Trine vs Triune - What's the difference?

trine | triune |


As a proper noun trine

is , short form of katrine ( =catherine).

As an adjective triune is

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

trine

English

Adjective

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  • Triple, threefold.
  • (astrology) Denoting the aspect of two celestial bodies which are 120° apart.
  • * , III.1.2.ii:
  • The physicians refer this to their temperament, astrologers to trine and sextile aspects, or opposite of their several ascendants, lords of their genitures, love and hatred of planets […].

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A group of three things.
  • * Elizabeth Browning
  • A single trine of brazen tortoises.
  • An aspect of two astrological bodies when 120° apart.
  • Verb

  • (astrology) To put in the aspect of a trine.
  • * Dryden
  • By fortune he [Saturn] was now to Venus trined .

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    triune

    English

    Adjective

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

    * triune brain

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