quinto

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Asturian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

quinto

  1. neuter of quintu

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adverb[edit]

quinto

  1. fifthly; in fifth place

Further reading[edit]

Galician[edit]

Galician numbers (edit)
50[a], [b], [c]
[a], [b] ←  4 5 6  → 
    Cardinal: cinco
    Ordinal: quinto
    Ordinal abbreviation:
    Multiplier: quíntuplo

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quintus.

Adjective[edit]

quinto (feminine quinta, masculine plural quintos, feminine plural quintas)

  1. fifth

Noun[edit]

quinto m (plural quintos)

  1. fifth

Further reading[edit]

Italian[edit]

Italian numbers (edit)
50
 ←  4 5 6  → 
    Cardinal: cinque
    Ordinal: quinto
    Ordinal abbreviation:
    Adverbial: cinque volte
    Multiplier: quintuplo
    Collective: tutti e cinque
    Fractional: quinto

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quīntus, from quīnque.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

quinto (feminine quinta, masculine plural quinti, feminine plural quinte)

  1. (ordinal number) fifth

Noun[edit]

quinto m (plural quinti)

  1. (fractional number) fifth

Related terms[edit]

Latin[edit]

Numeral[edit]

quīntō

  1. dative/ablative masculine/neuter singular of quīntus

References[edit]

  • quinto”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • quinto”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • quinto in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) every fifth year: quinto quoque anno
    • (ambiguous) in the fifth year from the founding of the city: anno ab urbe condita quinto
  • quinto in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese numbers (edit)
50
 ←  4 5 6  → 
    Cardinal: cinco
    Ordinal: quinto
    Ordinal abbreviation: 5.º
    Multiplier: quíntuplo
    Fractional: quinto
    Group: quinteto

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Galician-Portuguese quinto, from Latin quīntus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: quin‧to

Adjective[edit]

quinto (feminine quinta, masculine plural quintos, feminine plural quintas)

  1. (ordinal number) fifth

Noun[edit]

quinto m (plural quintos)

  1. (fractional number) fifth (one of five parts of a whole)
Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:quinto.

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

quinto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of quintar

Spanish[edit]

Spanish numbers (edit)
50
 ←  4 5 6  → 
    Cardinal: cinco
    Ordinal: quinto
    Ordinal abbreviation: 5.º
    Multiplier: quíntuple
    Fractional: quinto

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quintus. Pushed out Old Spanish cinquén(o), quintén(o) in line with the re-Latinization of many other numerals – compare Ladino sinkeno. The meanings “18-year-old boy” and “conscript” comes from the days of King John II of Castile, who decreed that one boy in five were obliged to serve in the army.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkinto/ [ˈkĩn̪.t̪o]
  • Audio (Colombia):(file)
  • Rhymes: -into
  • Syllabification: quin‧to

Adjective[edit]

quinto (feminine quinta, masculine plural quintos, feminine plural quintas)

  1. (ordinal number) fifth

Noun[edit]

quinto m (plural quintos)

  1. (fractional number) fifth, 15
  2. (Spain) a young boy of a various towns who turns 18 years old, especially one who takes part in any of various rites of passage around the country
  3. (Catalonia, slang) a small beer bottle
  4. (obsolete, Spain) conscript

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