Hexagon vs Quadrilateral what difference

what is difference between Hexagon and Quadrilateral

English

Etymology

From Latin hexagōnum, from Ancient Greek ἑξάγωνον (hexágōnon); surface analysis hexa- +‎ -gon.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) enPR: hĕk’səgən, IPA(key): /ˈhɛk.sə.ɡən/
  • (US) enPR: hĕk’səgŏn, IPA(key): /ˈhɛk.sə.ɡɑn/

Noun

hexagon (plural hexagons)

  1. (geometry) A polygon with six sides and six angles.

Synonyms

  • sexagon

Derived terms

  • hexagonal
  • Lemoine hexagon
  • Tucker hexagon

Translations

References


Romanian

Etymology

From French hexagone

Noun

hexagon n (plural hexagoane)

  1. hexagon

Declension



English

Etymology

From Latin quadrilaterus, quadri- (four) + Latin laterālis (sided)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˌkwɒd.ɹəˈlæt.əɹ.əl/
  • enPR: kwäd’-rə-lăt′-ər-əl
  • Rhymes: -ætəɹəl

Noun

quadrilateral (plural quadrilaterals)

  1. A polygon with four sides.
  2. An area defended by four fortresses supporting each other.
    The Venetian quadrilateral comprised Mantua, Peschiera, Verona, and Legnano.

Hyponyms

  • See also Thesaurus:quadrilateral

Translations

Adjective

quadrilateral (not comparable)

  1. Having four sides.

Translations


Portuguese

Adjective

quadrilateral m or f (plural quadrilaterais, comparable)

  1. quadrilateral (having four sides)
    Synonym: quadrilátero

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