centenar

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

centenar (plural centenars)

  1. (historical, military) During the Hundred Years' War, a commander of one hundred infantry.

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

centenar m (plural centenars)

  1. Set of one hundred like objects.
  2. A quantity of approximately one hundred
  3. (historical, military) In the armies of Catalonia before the Nueva Planta decrees, a company of one hundred men.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Centenar is used to express quantities expressed to a precision of the nearest hundred, or a set of one hundred. For the number one hundred exactly, cent is used.

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

centenar m (plural centenares)

  1. hundred