seixanta-cinquè

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Catalan[edit]

Catalan ordinal numbers
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    Ordinal : seixanta-cinquè
    Cardinal : seixanta-cinc

Etymology[edit]

From seixanta-cinc (sixty-five) + (ordinal suffix)

Adjective[edit]

seixanta-cinquè m (feminine seixanta-cinquena, masculine plural seixanta-cinquens, feminine plural seixanta-cinquenes)

  1. (ordinal) sixty-fifth

Usage notes[edit]

When seixanta-cinquè is the ordinal number of a century or of a regnal name of a monarch or pope, it is written using Roman numerals following the noun. Thus Joan Seixanta-cinquè is written Joan LXV.

For most fractional numbers, the ordinal number is used to indicate the denominator of the fraction. The ordinal seixanta-cinquè is used to indicate this denominator just as the corresponding English ordinal would be. Exceptions to this rule include mig (half), terç (third), quarter (quarter), milionèsim (millionth), bilionèsim (billionth), ....

The feminine form of the ordinal is usually used as the collective noun for a set of like objects of that size. Exceptions to the usual rule include parell (set of 2), qüern (set of 4), centenar (set of 100), grossa (set of 144), miler (set of 1000), and milenar (1000).