# fourteen

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## four·teen

(fôr-tēn′)
n.
1. The cardinal number equal to 13 + 1.
2. The 14th in a set or sequence.
3. Something having 14 parts, units, or members.

[Middle English fourtene, from Old English fēowertēne; see kwetwer- in Indo-European roots.]

## fourteen

(ˈfɔːˈtiːn)
n
1. (Mathematics) the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and four
2. (Mathematics) a numeral, 14, XIV, etc, representing this number
3. something represented by, representing, or consisting of 14 units
determiner
a. amounting to fourteen: fourteen cats.
b. (as pronoun): the fourteen who remained.
[Old English fēowertīene]
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## four•teen

(ˈfɔrˈtin, ˈfoʊr-)

n.
1. a cardinal number, ten plus four.
2. a symbol for this number, as 14 or XIV.
3. a set of this many persons or things.
4. amounting to 14 in number.
[before 950; Middle English fourtene, Old English fēowertēne. See four, -teen]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 fourteen - the cardinal number that is the sum of thirteen and onelarge integer - an integer equal to or greater than ten Adj. 1 fourteen - being one more than thirteen  cardinal - being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order; "cardinal numbers"
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Translations
أَرْبَعَةَ عَشَرَالرابع عشرالرَّقم 14عُمْر الرابعة عَشْرَهعُمْره 14 سنه
čtrnáctčtrnáctiletý
fjortenfjorten årfjorten år gammel
dek kvar
neliteist
neljätoista
četrnaest
tizennégy
fjórtánfjórtán árameî fjórtán

14
quattuordecim
keturiolikaketuriolikmetisketuriolikos metųketuriolikos metų amžiusketurioliktas
štrnásťštrnásť rokov
štirinajst
fjorton
สิบสี่
on dörton dört yaşıon dört yaşında
mười bốn

## fourteen

[ˈfɔːˈtiːn]
B. Ncatorce m
see five for usage
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## fourteen

[ˌfɔːrˈtiːn] numquatorze
I'm fourteen → J'ai quatorze ans.
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

## fourteen

nVierzehn f ? also sixteen
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

## fourteen

[ˈfɔːˈtiːn] adj & nquattordici (m) inv
for usage see five
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

## fourteen

(foːˈtiːn) noun
1. the number or figure 14.
2. the age of 14.
1. 14 in number.
2. aged 14.
fourteen-
having fourteen (of something). a fourteen-volume encyclopaedia.
fourˈteenth noun
1. one of fourteen equal parts.
2. (also adjective) the last of fourteen (people things etc); the next after the thirteenth.
ˌfourˈteen-year-old noun
a person or animal that is fourteen years old.
(of a person, animal or thing) that is fourteen years old.
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## fourteen

čtrnáct fjorten neljätoista četrnaest 十四 14 fjorton สิบสี่ mười bốn
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
References in classic literature ?
The Spaniards, through the Catholic clergy, offer praise to God for their victory over the French on the fourteenth of June, and the French, also through the Catholic clergy, offer praise because on that same fourteenth of June they defeated the Spaniards.
This sentiment was finally to be confirmed by the loss of Normandy and other French possessions of the Norman-English kings in the thirteenth century, a loss which transformed England from a province of the Norman Continental empire and of a foreign nobility into an independent country, and further by the wars ('The Hundred Years' War') which England-Norman nobility and Saxon yeomen fighting together--carried on in France in the fourteenth century.
On the fourteenth day I went into the kitchen, and I was surprised to find that the fronds of the red weed had grown right across the hole in the wall, turning the half-light of the place into a crimson-coloured obscurity.
Ferguson in that vast region comprised between the fourteenth and thirty-third degrees of east longitude.
We were to sail on the fifteenth of the month (June), weather permitting; and on the fourteenth, I went on board to arrange some matters in my stateroom.
Another old chateau in the neighbourhood, built in the fourteenth century by Jean de Belmont, was also abandoned, so that that part of the country was very little inhabited.
'm at the seventh, he kept me hustlin' till the fourteenth. Then I got 'm the way I said.
Mezeriac, the life of Aesop was from the pen of Maximus Planudes, a monk of Constantinople, who was sent on an embassy to Venice by the Byzantine Emperor Andronicus the elder, and who wrote in the early part of the fourteenth century.

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