What does eighth mean?

Definitions for eighth
eɪtθ, eɪθeighth

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. eighth(noun)

    position eight in a countable series of things

  2. one-eighth, eighth(adj)

    one part in eight equal parts

  3. eighth, 8th(adj)

    coming next after the seventh and just before the ninth in position

Wiktionary

  1. eighth(Noun)

    (eighth ones is used for the plural) The person or thing in the eighth position.

  2. eighth(Noun)

    One of eight equal parts of a whole.

  3. eighth(Noun)

    An "eighth" of an ounce equalling approximately 3.5 grams in marijuana or other drugs.

  4. eighth(Adjective)

    The ordinal form of the number eight.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eighth(adj)

    next in order after the seventh

    Etymology: [AS. eahtoa.]

  2. Eighth(adj)

    consisting of one of eight equal divisions of a thing

    Etymology: [AS. eahtoa.]

  3. Eighth(noun)

    the quotient of a unit divided by eight; one of eight equal parts; an eighth part

    Etymology: [AS. eahtoa.]

  4. Eighth(noun)

    the interval of an octave

    Etymology: [AS. eahtoa.]

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'eighth' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3065

How to pronounce eighth?

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    Karen
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How to say eighth in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of eighth in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of eighth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of eighth in a Sentence

  1. Chase Strangio:

    We are thrilled for Chelsea that the government has finally agreed to initiate hormone therapy as part of her treatment plan, this is an important first step in Chelsea's treatment regimen and one that is in line with the recommendations of all of her doctors and the basic requirements of the Eighth Amendment.

  2. Donald Trump:

    I think we can say, the eighth wonder of the world. This is the eighth wonder of the world.

  3. Belinda Bencic:

    With Kiki Bertens, we were fighting a lot for coming here for the eighth spot for the WTA Finals, so it was nice to have a match for the semi-finals, but I'm sorry that maybe the gas ran out. It's the end of the season so everyone's exhausted and I wish her the best.

  4. Jeff Kuprycz:

    He ended up crashing around the eighth hole.

  5. Amanda Whatley:

    They have all been verified by the medical officer in charge of the investigation.The eighth child was diagnosed in December, which is what prompted the video.

Images & Illustrations of eighth

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    • A. elan
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