quinto

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Italian[edit]

Italian ordinal numbers
 <  4º 6º  > 
    Cardinal : cinque
    Ordinal : quinto

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quintus, from quinque.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkwinto/, [ˈkwin.t̪o]
  • Hyphenation: quìn‧to

Adjective[edit]

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

  1. fifth

Noun[edit]

quinto m (plural quinti)

  1. fifth (fraction)

quinto m (plural quinti, feminine quinta)

  1. fifth (one in 5th position)

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Latin[edit]

Numeral[edit]

quīntō

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

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Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese ordinal numbers
 <  4º 6º  > 
    Cardinal : cinco
    Ordinal : quinto

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese quinto, from Latin quintus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Ordinal number[edit]

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

  1. fifth

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Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:quinto.

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Spanish[edit]

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

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quintus. The meaning relating to a Spanish boy 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/, [ˈkĩn̪t̪o]
  • Hyphenation: quin‧to

Adjective[edit]

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

  1. fifth

Noun[edit]

quinto m (plural quintos)

  1. fifth
  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. (obsolete, Spain) conscript

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