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position eight in a countable series of things
one part in eight equal parts
coming next after the seventh and just before the ninth in position
(eighth ones is used for the plural) The person or thing in the eighth position.
One of eight equal parts of a whole.
An "eighth" of an ounce equalling approximately 3.5 grams in marijuana or other drugs.
The ordinal form of the number eight.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Next in order to the seventh; the ordinal of eight.
Etymology: from eight.
Another yet? —— A seventh! I’ll see no more;
And yet the eighth appears! William Shakespeare, Macbeth.
In the eighth month should be the reign of Saturn. Francis Bacon.
I stay reluctant seven continu’d years,
And water her ambrosial couch with tears;
The eighth, she voluntary moves to part,
Or urg’d by Jove, or her own changeful heart. Alexander Pope, Odyss.
Eighth is ordinal form of the number eight.
next in order after the seventh
consisting of one of eight equal divisions of a thing
the quotient of a unit divided by eight; one of eight equal parts; an eighth part
the interval of an octave
Etymology: [AS. eahtoa.]
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The numerical value of Eighth in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of Eighth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of Eighth in a Sentence
This is our eighth officer shot in the line of duty, trying to do the job, that's all they're trying to do, and they're, they're suffering under gunfire.
Mr. Kelly was placed on suicide watch for purely punitive reasons in violation of his Eighth Amendment rights, mDC has a policy of placing high profile individuals under the harsh conditions of suicide watch whether they are suicidal or not. MDC Brooklyn is being run like a gulag.
There's tons of secrecy surrounding this eighth and final season of HBO's hit show and Zach Braff had some fun with that.He posted a photo of Zach Braff with actor Kit Harington, who portrays one of the main characters, Jon Snow.
I think we can say, the eighth wonder of the world. This is the eighth wonder of the world.
On the eighth time I thought, the next time I go underwater that's it, because my arms were the only things that were keeping me above water, so the ninth time I went under and came up and grabbed a log. And that's what kept me going.
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- agste, agtsteAfrikaans
- vuitèCatalan, Valencian
- Achtel, achteGerman
- okono, okaEsperanto
- octava, octavoSpanish
- kahdeksas, kahdeksannes, kahdeksasosaFinnish
- áttanda, áttandiFaroese
- achtsteWestern Frisian
- ochdamhScottish Gaelic
- שמיני, שמיניתHebrew
- octava, octave, octavoInterlingua
- ottavo, ottavaItalian
- octavus, octavumLatin
- aštuntas, aštunta, aštuntadalisLithuanian
- astoņi, astotais, astotāLatvian
- tseebíí góneʼNavajo, Navaho
- oitava, oitavoPortuguese
- cel al optulea, cea a optaRomanian
- 8-ой, восьмойRussian
- osmi, осмиSerbo-Croatian
- අටවැනිSinhala, Sinhalese
- åttondel, åttonde, åtta, åttondedelSwedish
- thứ támVietnamese
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