# miðgildi

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## Icelandic[edit]

### Etymology[edit]

From *mið-* (“middle”) + *gildi* (“value”).

### Pronunciation[edit]

- IPA
^{(key)}: [ˈmɪð(ˌ)cɪltɪ]

### Noun[edit]

**miðgildi** n (*genitive singular* **miðgildis**, *nominative plural* ** miðgildi**)

- (statistics, probability) median, median value; (the quantity or value at the midpoint of a set of values, such that the variable is equally likely to fall above or below it; the middle value of a discrete series arranged in magnitude)

#### Declension[edit]

declension of miðgildi

n-s | singular | plural | ||
---|---|---|---|---|

indefinite | definite | indefinite | definite | |

nominative | miðgildi |
miðgildið | miðgildi | miðgildin |

accusative | miðgildi | miðgildið | miðgildi | miðgildin |

dative | miðgildi | miðgildinu | miðgildum | miðgildunum |

genitive | miðgildis | miðgildisins | miðgilda | miðgildanna |

#### Derived terms[edit]

- miðgildispróf (median test)

#### Synonyms[edit]

- (median): miðtala