Definitions for ninenaɪn
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a cardinal number, eight plus one.
a symbol for this number, as 9 or IX.
a set of this many persons or things.
a baseball team.
the Nine, the Muses.
(adj.)amounting to nine in number.
Idioms for nine:
dressed to the nines,dressed splendidly, esp. in formal clothing.
Origin of nine:
bef. 900; ME; OE nigan, c. OFris, D negen; akin to OHG niun (G neun), ON nīu, L novem, Gk ennéa, Skt náva
nine, 9, IX, niner, Nina from Carolina, ennead(noun)
the cardinal number that is the sum of eight and one
baseball club, ball club, club, nine(noun)
a team of professional baseball players who play and travel together
"each club played six home games with teams in its own division"
one of four playing cards in a deck with nine pips on the face
nine, 9, ix(adj)
denoting a quantity consisting of one more than eight and one less than ten
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
the number 9
The digit or figure 9.
A playing card with nine pips.
A nine-millimeter semi-automatic pistol.
A statistical unit of proportion (of reliability, purity, etc.).
They guaranteed that our Web site would have 99.99% uptime, or four nines.
Origin: From nine, from nigon, from newun, from h₁néwn̥.
eight and one more; one less than ten; as, nine miles
the number greater than eight by a unit; nine units or objects
a symbol representing nine units, as 9 or ix
Nine is a musical with a book by Arthur Kopit, music and lyrics by Maury Yeston. The story is based on Federico Fellini's semi-autobiographical film 8½. It focuses on film director Guido Contini, who is dreading his imminent 40th birthday and facing a midlife crisis, which is blocking his creative impulses and entangling him in a web of romantic difficulties in early-1960s Venice. The original Broadway production opened in 1982 and ran for 729 performances, starring Raul Julia. The musical won five Tony Awards, including best musical, and has enjoyed a number of revivals.
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Translations for nine
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
9 in number.
- novePortuguese (BR)
- εννιά (στον αριθμό)Greek
- semuanya sembilanMalay
- จำนวน 9Thai
- 九個(人或物)Chinese (Trad.)
- 九个的Chinese (Simp.)
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