quintuple

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See also: quintuplé and quíntuple

English[edit]

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English numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: five
    Ordinal: fifth
    Latinate ordinal: quintary, quinary
    Adverbial: five times
    Multiplier: fivefold
    Latinate multiplier: quintuple
    Distributive: quintuply
    Collective: fivesome
    Greek or Latinate collective: pentad
    Greek collective prefix: penta-
    Latinate collective prefix: quinque-
    Multiuse collective: quintuplet, pentuplet
    Fractional: fifth
    Greek prefix: pempto-
    Number of musicians: quintet

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French quintuple, from Latin quintus (five) + plus.

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Adjective[edit]

quintuple (not comparable)

  1. having five parts or members
  2. five times as much
  3. (music) having five crotchets in a bar

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Noun[edit]

quintuple (plural quintuples)

  1. a fivefold amount

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Verb[edit]

quintuple (third-person singular simple present quintuples, present participle quintupling, simple past and past participle quintupled)

  1. (transitive) To multiply by five.
  2. (intransitive) To be multiplied by five.

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Coefficient 1 2 3 4 5
Noun single double triple quadruple quintuple / pentuple
Result singlet doublet / twin triplet quadruplet quintuplet / pentuplet
Coefficient 6 7 8 9 10
Noun sextuple / hextuple septuple / heptuple octuple nonuple decuple
Result sextuplet / hextuplet septuplet / heptuplet octuplet nonuplet decuplet
Coefficient 11 12 13 100 many
Noun undecuple / hendecuple duodecuple tredecuple centuple multiple
Result undecuplet / hendecuplet duodecuplet tredecuplet centuplet multiplet

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quintus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɛ̃.typl/
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Adjective[edit]

French numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: cinq
    Ordinal: cinquième
    Ordinal abbreviation: 5e, (now nonstandard) 5ème
    Multiplier: quintuple
French Wikipedia article on 5

quintuple (plural quintuples)

  1. quintuple
  2. (music) hundred twenty-eighth note
    une quintuple crochea hundred twenty-eighth note

Noun[edit]

quintuple m (plural quintuples)

  1. quintuple
    Donne-moi de l'argent et je t'en rendrais le quintuple.Give me the money, and I'll pay you back five-fold.

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quintuple

  1. feminine plural of quintuplo