coevality

coeval

[koh-ee-vuhl]
adjective
1.
of the same age, date, or duration; equally old: Analysis has proved that this manuscript is coeval with that one.
2.
coincident: Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo were only approximately coeval.
noun
3.
a contemporary: He is more serious than his coevals.

Origin:
1595–1605; < Late Latin coaev(us) (co- co- + -aevus, adj. derivative of aevum age) + -al1

coevality [koh-i-val-i-tee] , noun
coevally, adverb


1, 2. See contemporary.
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coeval (kəʊˈiːvəl)
 
adj
1.  of or belonging to the same age or generation
 
n
2.  a contemporary
 
[C17: from Late Latin coaevus from Latin co- + aevum age]
 
coevality
 
n
 
co'evally
 
adv

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coeval
formed in Eng. 1605 from L.L. coævus, from L. com- "equal" + ævum "an age."
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