What does Fifteen mean?

Definitions for Fifteen
ˈfɪfˈtinFif·teen

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Fifteen.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fifteen, 15, XV(adj)

    the cardinal number that is the sum of fourteen and one

  2. fifteen, 15, xv(adj)

    being one more than fourteen

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fifteen(adj)

    five and ten; one more than fourteen

    Etymology: [OE. fiftene, AS. fftne, fftne. See Five, and Ten, and cf. Fifty.]

  2. Fifteen(noun)

    the sum of five and ten; fifteen units or objects

    Etymology: [OE. fiftene, AS. fftne, fftne. See Five, and Ten, and cf. Fifty.]

  3. Fifteen(noun)

    a symbol representing fifteen units, as 15, or xv

    Etymology: [OE. fiftene, AS. fftne, fftne. See Five, and Ten, and cf. Fifty.]

Freebase

  1. Fifteen

    Fifteen was a punk rock band formed by Jeff Ott. Ott was the group's main songwriter and only consistent member. According to Ott, the band had a total of fifteen members by the time it finally disbanded in 2000: Jack Curran, Mikey Mischief, Mark Moreno, Jean Repetto, Lucky Dog, Chris Flanagan, John Ogle, Jesse Wickman, Joe Cable, John Quintos, Scott Pierce, Jim Prior, Lisa D., Vanessa Bain and himself.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Fifteen

    fif′tēn, adj. and n. five and ten.—adj. Fif′teenth, the fifth after the tenth: being one of fifteen equal parts.—n. a fifteenth part.—The Fifteen, the Jacobite rising of 1715. [A.S. fíftynefíf, five, týn, ten.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Fifteen' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3009

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Fifteen' in Written Corpus Frequency: #445

How to pronounce Fifteen?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Fifteen in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Fifteen in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Fifteen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Fifteen in a Sentence

  1. Greta Goldsmith:

    ‘With this letter, dear Mr Frank, I would like to ask you if it is not a good idea to occasionally focus our attention on brave Peter. How a boy of fifteen held out in the concentration camp, as you yourself told me, how he did his best for other people, and so on. Of course the marvellous, intelligent Anne deserves all the attention, but the boy had such a close bond with her, and he certainly meant a great deal to her – why not some praise for him now and then? This is no more than an idea, but I think all too often of all the heroes who were not lucky enough From the archives of the Anne Frank Houseto have kept diaries.’

  2. Bode Miller:

    There’s always different challenges, there’s fitness and equipment and the others have thousands of hours of skiing by now and I have twenty or fifteen or so, i have to be ready to pull the plug because if I’m not ready, I’m not going to risk severe injury because of one thing or another.

  3. Robert Benchley:

    It took me fifteen years to discover that I had no talent for writing, but I couldn't give it up because by that time I was too famous.

  4. Senator Patrick Leahy:

    You get fifteen democrats in a room, and you get twenty opinions.

  5. Mossack Fonseca:

    Fifteen years ago, due diligence didn't exist and they are judging us by other standards.

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