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thir·teen

 (thûr-tēn′)
n.
1. The cardinal number that is equal to the sum of 12 + 1.
2. The 13th in a set or sequence.
3. Something having 13 parts, units, or members.

[Middle English thyrtene, alteration of thrittene, from Old English thrēotīne; see trei- in Indo-European roots.]

thir·teen′ adj. & pron.

thirteen

(ˈθɜːˈtiːn)
n
1. (Mathematics) the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and three and is a prime number. See also number1
2. (Mathematics) a numeral, 13, XIII, etc, representing this number
3. (Mathematics) the amount or quantity that is three more than ten; baker's dozen
4. something represented by, representing, or consisting of 13 units
determiner
a. amounting to thirteen: thirteen buses.
b. (as pronoun): thirteen of them fell.
[Old English threotēne; see three, -teen]

thir•teen

(ˈθɜrˈtin)

n.
1. a cardinal number, 10 plus 3.
2. a symbol for this number, as 13 or XIII.
3. a set of this many persons or things.
adj.
4. amounting to 13 in number.
[before 900; late Middle English thirttene, variant of Middle English thrittene, Old English thrēotēne. See three, -teen]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.thirteen - the cardinal number that is the sum of twelve and onethirteen - the cardinal number that is the sum of twelve and one
large integer - an integer equal to or greater than ten
Adj.1.thirteen - being one more than twelvethirteen - being one more than twelve    
cardinal - being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order; "cardinal numbers"

thirteen

determiner
Related words
fear triskaidecaphobia
Translations
الثالِث عَشرالرّقم 13ثَلَاثَةَ عَشَرَعُمْر ال 13عُمْرُه 13 سنَه
tretze
třinácttřináct lettřináctiletý
tretten
dek tri
kolmteist
سیزده
kolmetoista
trinaest
tizenhárom
òrettánòrettán áraþrettán
十三
13
tredecim
trylikatrylikametistrylikos metųtrylikos metų amžiustryliktas
trīspadsmittrīspadsmit gadu vecumstrīspadsmit gadus vecs
trinásťtrinásť rokov
trinajst
tretton
สิบสาม
on üçön üç yaşon üç yaşında
mười ba

thirteen

[ˈθɜːˈtiːn]
A. ADJtrece
B. Ntrece m
see five for usage

thirteen

[ˌθɜːrˈtiːn] numtreize
I'm thirteen → J'ai treize ans.

thirteen

adjdreizehn
nDreizehn f

thirteen

[ˌθɜːˈtiːn] adj & ntredici (m) inv
for usage see five

thirteen

(θəːˈtiːn) noun
1. the number or figure 13.
2. the age of 13.
adjective
1. 13 in number.
2. aged 13.
thirteen-
having thirteen (of something). a thirteen-year campaign.
ˌthirˈteenth noun
1. one of thirteen equal parts.
2. (also adjective) the last of thirteen (people, things etc); the next after the twelfth.
ˌthirˈteen-year-old noun
a person or animal that is thirteen years old.
adjective
(of a person, animal or thing) that is thirteen years old.

thirteen

ثَلَاثَةَ عَشَرَ třináct tretten dreizehn δεκατρία trece kolmetoista treize trinaest tredici 十三 13 dertien tretten trzynaście treze тринадцать tretton สิบสาม on üç mười ba 十三
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