centiem

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French centime, from Latin centesimus (one hundreth), from centum (hundred).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sɛnˈtim/
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  • Hyphenation: cen‧tiem
  • Rhymes: -im

Noun[edit]

centiem m (plural centiemen, diminutive centiempje n)

  1. (historical) A centime, 1/100 of a frank (the currency franc), as a coin or theoretic value
  2. (figuratively) A pittance, insignificant sum

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Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

centiem m

  1. dative plural form of cents
  2. instrumental plural form of cents