terceiro

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Galician[edit]

Galician numbers (edit)
30
 ←  2 3 4  → 
    Cardinal: tres
    Ordinal: terceiro
    Multiplier: triplo
    Fractional: terzo

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (third):  m,  f (abbreviation)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tertiārius, from tertius.

Adjective[edit]

terceiro m (feminine singular terceira, masculine plural terceiros, feminine plural terceiras)

  1. third

Noun[edit]

terceiro m (plural terceiros)

  1. third (one of three equal parts)
  2. mediator

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Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese numbers (edit)
30
 ←  2 3 4  → 
    Cardinal: três
    Ordinal: terceiro
    Ordinal abbreviation: , 3.º
    Multiplier: triplo, tríplice
    Fractional: terço
    Group: trio, trinca, terceto, tríade
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Portuguese terçeiro, from Latin tertiārius, from tertius. Doublet of terciário.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
 
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /tɨɾˈsɐj.ɾu/, [tɨɾˈsɐj.ɾu]
    • IPA(key): (Central Portugal) /tɨɾˈsej.ɾu/, [tɨɾˈsej.ɾu]
    • IPA(key): (Southern Portugal) /tɨɾˈse.ɾu/, [tɨɾˈse.ɾu]

  • Hyphenation: ter‧cei‧ro

Adjective[edit]

terceiro (feminine terceira, masculine plural terceiros, feminine plural terceiras)

  1. (ordinal number) third