nineteenth


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nine·teenth

 (nīn-tēnth′)
n.
1. The ordinal number matching the number 19 in a series.
2. One of 19 equal parts.

nine·teenth′ adv. & adj.

nineteenth

(ˌnaɪnˈtiːnθ)
adj
(Mathematics) (usually prenominal)
a. coming after the eighteenth in numbering or counting order, position, time, etc, being the ordinal number of nineteen. Often written: 19th
b. (as noun): the nineteenth was rainy.
n
1. (Mathematics)
a. one of 19 approximately equal parts of something
b. (as modifier): a nineteenth part.
2. (Mathematics) the fraction that is equal to one divided by 19 ()

nine•teenth

(ˈnaɪnˈtinθ)

adj.
1. next after the eighteenth; being the ordinal number for 19.
2. being one of 19 equal parts.
n.
3. a nineteenth part, esp. of one (1/19).
4. the nineteenth member of a series.
[1350–1400; Middle English nyntenthe, Old English nigonteotha; see nine, tithe]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nineteenth - position 19 in a countable series of thingsnineteenth - position 19 in a countable series of things
rank - relative status; "his salary was determined by his rank and seniority"
Adj.1.nineteenth - coming next after the eighteenth in positionnineteenth - coming next after the eighteenth in position
ordinal - being or denoting a numerical order in a series; "ordinal numbers"; "held an ordinal rank of seventh"
Translations
الْتَاسِعَ عَشَرَالتّاسِع عَشْرجُزء من 19
dinovè
devatenáctýdevatenáctina
nittende
yhdeksästoista
devetnaesti
tizenkilencedikegy tizenkilenced
nítjándi
十九番目の
열아홉 번째의
devätnástinadevätnásty
devetnajsti
nittonde
ที่สิบเก้า
on dokuzuncu1/19on dokuzda bir
thứ mười chín

nineteenth

[ˈnaɪnˈtiːnθ] ADJdecimonoveno, decimonono
the nineteenth centuryel siglo diecinueve
the nineteenth (hole) (hum) → el bar
see fifth for usage

nineteenth

[ˌnaɪnˈtiːnθ]
adjdix-neuvième
her nineteenth birthday → son dix-neuvième anniversaire
the nineteenth century → le dix-neuvième siècle
the nineteenth floor → le dix-neuvième étage
n
(gen)dix-neuvième mf
(= day of month) the nineteenth → le dix-neuf
the nineteenth of August → le dix-neuf août
(= fraction) → dix-neuvième m

nineteenth

adj (in series) → neunzehnte(r, s); (as fraction) → neunzehntel; the nineteenth (hole) (Golf inf) → das neunzehnte Loch (Bar im Klubhaus)
nNeunzehnte(r, s); (= fraction)Neunzehntel nt ? also sixteenth

nineteenth

[ˌnaɪnˈtiːnθ]
1. adjdiciannovesimo/a
2. n (in series) → diciannovesimo/a; (fraction) → diciannovesimo
for usage see fifth

nineteen

(nainˈtiːn) noun
1. the number or figure 19.
2. the age of 19.
adjective
1. 19 in number.
2. aged 19.
nineteen-
having nineteen (of something). a nineteen-page document.
ˌnineˈteenth noun
1. one of nineteen equal parts.
2. (also adjective) the last of nineteen (people, things etc); the next after the eighteenth.
ˌnineˈteen-year-old noun
a person or animal that is nineteen years old.
adjective
(of a person, animal or thing) that is nineteen years old.
talk nineteen to the dozen
to talk (to one another) continually or for a long time.

nineteenth

الْتَاسِعَ عَشَرَ devatenáctý nittende neunzehnter δέκατος ένατος decimonoveno yhdeksästoista dix-neuvième devetnaesti diciannovesimo 十九番目の 열아홉 번째의 negentiende nittende dziewiętnasty décimo nono девятнадцатый nittonde ที่สิบเก้า on dokuzuncu thứ mười chín 第十九
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They had marched beyond the Blue Licks to a remarkable bend of the main fork of Licking River, about forty-three miles from Lexington, as it is particularly represented in the map, where we overtook them on the nineteenth day.
For some days we had very little wind; it was not till the nineteenth that a brisk gale from the northwest sprang up.
If all the broad land between the Mississippi and the Pacific becomes one great market for bodies and souls, and human property retains the locomotive tendencies of this nineteenth century, the trader and catcher may yet be among our aristocracy.
I made up my mind to two things: if it was still the nineteenth century and I was among lunatics and couldn't get away, I would presently boss that asylum or know the reason why; and if, on the other hand, it was really the sixth century, all right, I didn't want any softer thing: I would boss the whole country inside of three months; for I judged I would have the start of the best-educated man in the kingdom by a matter of thirteen hundred years and upward.
The only excuse which a poor gentleman has for presuming to exist in the nineteenth century, is the excuse of extraordinary ability.
It was a scene for which the nineteenth century has no worthy use.
The young man replied, in one of those dignified letters more usual in the nineteenth than in the twentieth century.
It is the nineteenth century up-to-date with a vengeance.
Already, in the nineteenth year of our era, according to Cassiodorus and Pliny, a new island, Theia
No one would have believed in the last years of the nineteenth century that this world was being watched keenly and closely by intelligences greater than man's and yet as mortal as his own; that as men busied themselves about their various concerns they were scrutinised and studied, perhaps almost as narrowly as a man with a microscope might scru- tinise the transient creatures that swarm and multiply in a drop of water.
Yes, a man in the nineteenth century must and morally ought to be pre-eminently a characterless creature; a man of character, an active man is pre-eminently a limited creature.
Sir," said he, "you are aware that Valentine is about to enter her nineteenth year, which renders it important that she should lose no time in forming a suitable alliance.