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Etymology 1[edit]

From Italian centesimo.



centesimo (plural centesimos or centesimi)

  1. (now historical) A unit of currency constituting one hundredth of a lira. [from 19th c.]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Spanish centésimo.



centesimo (plural centesimos)

  1. A monetary unit worth one-hundredth of the main currency in Uruguay, Panama and (formerly) Chile. [from 19th c.]
    • 2005, The Guardian, 12 November:
      And if they were talking 3-5-2, it referred only to the centesimos they were cutting, filing and preparing to throw at the Australian players from the stands throughout the match.


Italian ordinal numbers
 <  99th 100th 101st  > 
    Cardinal : cento
    Ordinal : centesimo
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centesimo (feminine singular centesima, masculine plural centesimi, feminine plural centesime)

  1. hundredth


centesimo m (plural centesimi)

  1. (ordinal numbers) hundredth
  2. (numismatics) cent
  3. (numismatics) penny

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Etymology 1[edit]

From centēsimus (hundredth) +‎ .


centēsimō (present infinitive centēsimāre, perfect active centēsimāvī, supine centēsimātum); first conjugation

  1. (transitive) I centesimate (to select one person in every hundred for a punishment)
   Conjugation of centesimo (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present centēsimō centēsimās centēsimat centēsimāmus centēsimātis centēsimant
imperfect centēsimābam centēsimābās centēsimābat centēsimābāmus centēsimābātis centēsimābant
future centēsimābō centēsimābis centēsimābit centēsimābimus centēsimābitis centēsimābunt
perfect centēsimāvī centēsimāvistī centēsimāvit centēsimāvimus centēsimāvistis centēsimāvērunt, centēsimāvēre
pluperfect centēsimāveram centēsimāverās centēsimāverat centēsimāverāmus centēsimāverātis centēsimāverant
future perfect centēsimāverō centēsimāveris centēsimāverit centēsimāverimus centēsimāveritis centēsimāverint
passive present centēsimor centēsimāris, centēsimāre centēsimātur centēsimāmur centēsimāminī centēsimantur
imperfect centēsimābar centēsimābāris, centēsimābāre centēsimābātur centēsimābāmur centēsimābāminī centēsimābantur
future centēsimābor centēsimāberis, centēsimābere centēsimābitur centēsimābimur centēsimābiminī centēsimābuntur
perfect centēsimātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect centēsimātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect centēsimātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present centēsimem centēsimēs centēsimet centēsimēmus centēsimētis centēsiment
imperfect centēsimārem centēsimārēs centēsimāret centēsimārēmus centēsimārētis centēsimārent
perfect centēsimāverim centēsimāverīs centēsimāverit centēsimāverīmus centēsimāverītis centēsimāverint
pluperfect centēsimāvissem centēsimāvissēs centēsimāvisset centēsimāvissēmus centēsimāvissētis centēsimāvissent
passive present centēsimer centēsimēris, centēsimēre centēsimētur centēsimēmur centēsimēminī centēsimentur
imperfect centēsimārer centēsimārēris, centēsimārēre centēsimārētur centēsimārēmur centēsimārēminī centēsimārentur
perfect centēsimātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect centēsimātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present centēsimā centēsimāte
future centēsimātō centēsimātō centēsimātōte centēsimantō
passive present centēsimāre centēsimāminī
future centēsimātor centēsimātor centēsimantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives centēsimāre centēsimāvisse centēsimātūrus esse centēsimārī centēsimātus esse centēsimātum īrī
participles centēsimāns centēsimātūrus centēsimātus centēsimandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
centēsimāre centēsimandī centēsimandō centēsimandum centēsimātum centēsimātū
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Etymology 2[edit]



  1. dative masculine singular of centēsimus
  2. dative neuter singular of centēsimus
  3. ablative masculine singular of centēsimus
  4. ablative neuter singular of centēsimus