decimo

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See also: décimo and decimò

Italian[edit]

Italian ordinal numbers
 <  9th 10th 11th  > 
    Ordinal : decimo
    Cardinal : dieci

Pronunciation[edit]

dècimo, /ˈdɛtʃimo/, /"dEtSimo/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin decimus (the tenth).[1]

Adjective[edit]

decimo m (feminine decima, masculine plural decimi, feminine plural decime)

  1. tenth

Noun[edit]

decimo m (plural decimi) (feminine: decima)

  1. tenth (the one in tenth position)

decimo m (plural decimi)

  1. tenth (fraction)

Etymology 2[edit]

A regular conjugated form of decimare; compare the Latin decimō.

Verb[edit]

decimo

  1. first-person singular present of decimare

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “dieci” in: Alberto Nocentini, Alessandro Parenti, “l'Etimologico — Vocabolario della lingua italiana”, Le Monnier, 2010, ISBN 978-88-00-20781-2

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin decimus (the tenth).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active decimō, present infinitive decimāre, perfect active decimāvī, supine decimātum

  1. To decimate (select every tenth person for punishment)
  2. To pay tithes

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “dieci” in: Alberto Nocentini, Alessandro Parenti, “l'Etimologico — Vocabolario della lingua italiana”, Le Monnier, 2010, ISBN 978-88-00-20781-2