nine

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See also: Nine, níne, niné, and niñe

Translingual[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English nine

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Numeral[edit]

nine

  1. Code word for the digit 9 in the NATO/ICAO spelling alphabet

Synonyms[edit]

ITU/IMO code word novenine[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ To distinguish from nein. Annex 10 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation: Aeronautical Telecommunications; Volume II Communication Procedures including those with PANS status[1], 6th edition, International Civil Aviation Organization, October 2001, retrieved 23 January 2019, page §5.2.1.3, Figure 5–1
  2. ^ International Maritime Organisation (2005). International Code of Signals, p. 22–23. Fourth edition, London.

English[edit]

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English numbers (edit)
90
 ←  8 9 10  → 
    Cardinal: nine
    Ordinal: ninth, enato-
    Latinate ordinal: nonary
    Adverbial: nine times
    Multiplier: nonuple, ninefold
    Collective: nonad, ennead, ninesome
    Fractional: ninth
    Number of musicians: nonet

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English nyne, nine, from Old English nigon, from Proto-West Germanic *neun, from Proto-Germanic *newun, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

nine

  1. A numerical value equal to 9; the number following eight and preceding ten.
  2. Describing a group or set with nine elements.
    A cat has nine lives.

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Noun[edit]

nine (plural nines)

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  1. The digit or figure 9.
  2. (card games) A playing card with nine pips.
  3. (weaponry) A nine-millimeter semi-automatic pistol.
  4. (computing, engineering, usually in the plural) A statistical unit of proportion (of reliability, purity, etc.).
    They guaranteed that our Web site would have 99.99% uptime, or four nines.
  5. (baseball) A baseball club, team, or lineup (composed of nine players).
    • 1877, Chicago Times, July 8, 1877:[1]
      The St. Louis club is the only nine in the league which gives its patrons the right to see a full game or no pay.

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Translations[edit]

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Playing cards in English · playing cards (layout · text)
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ace deuce, two three four five six seven
8 of spades.svg 9 of spades.svg 10 of spades.svg Jack of spades2.svg Queen of spades2.svg King of spades2.svg Joker black 02.svg
eight nine ten jack, knave queen king joker

References[edit]

  1. ^ Peter Morris,
      • A Game of Inches: The Stories Behind the Innovations That Shaped Baseball, 15.1.3 Rain Checks, pp. 411–412

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Alemannic German[edit]

cardinal number
9 Previous: acht
Next: zää

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German niun, from Old High German niun, from Proto-Germanic *newun. Cognate with German neun, Dutch negen, English nine, Icelandic níu.

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nine

  1. (Alsatian) nine

Middle English[edit]

Numeral[edit]

nine

  1. Alternative form of nyne

Mongghul[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nine

  1. female
    nine kun
    woman

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Scots[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English nyne, from Old English niġon, in turn from Proto-Germanic *newun, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

cardinal number
9 Previous: aicht
Next: ten

nine

  1. nine

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Swazi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *niná.

Pronoun[edit]

niné

  1. you, you all; second-person plural absolute pronoun.

Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ni‧ne

Noun[edit]

nine (definite accusative nineyi, plural nineler)

  1. grandmother

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative nine
Definite accusative nineyi
Singular Plural
Nominative nine nineler
Definite accusative nineyi nineleri
Dative nineye ninelere
Locative ninede ninelerde
Ablative nineden ninelerden
Genitive ninenin ninelerin
Possessive forms
Nominative
Singular Plural
1st singular ninem ninelerim
2nd singular ninen ninelerin
3rd singular ninesi nineleri
1st plural ninemiz ninelerimiz
2nd plural nineniz nineleriniz
3rd plural nineleri nineleri
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular ninemi ninelerimi
2nd singular nineni ninelerini
3rd singular ninesini ninelerini
1st plural ninemizi ninelerimizi
2nd plural ninenizi ninelerinizi
3rd plural ninelerini ninelerini
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular nineme ninelerime
2nd singular ninene ninelerine
3rd singular ninesine ninelerine
1st plural ninemize ninelerimize
2nd plural ninenize ninelerinize
3rd plural ninelerine ninelerine
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular ninemde ninelerimde
2nd singular ninende ninelerinde
3rd singular ninesinde ninelerinde
1st plural ninemizde ninelerimizde
2nd plural ninenizde ninelerinizde
3rd plural ninelerinde ninelerinde
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular ninemden ninelerimden
2nd singular ninenden ninelerinden
3rd singular ninesinden ninelerinden
1st plural ninemizden ninelerimizden
2nd plural ninenizden ninelerinizden
3rd plural ninelerinden ninelerinden
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular ninemin ninelerimin
2nd singular ninenin ninelerinin
3rd singular ninesinin ninelerinin
1st plural ninemizin ninelerimizin
2nd plural ninenizin ninelerinizin
3rd plural ninelerinin ninelerinin

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Further reading[edit]

  • nine in lugatim dictionary