Definitions for nineteenth
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word nineteenth.
position 19 in a countable series of things
coming next after the eighteenth in position
The person or thing in the nineteenth position.
One of nineteen equal parts of a whole.
The ordinal form of the number nineteen.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
The ordinal of nineteen; the ninth after the tenth.
Etymology: nigonteoða , Saxon.
In the nineteenth year of king Nebuchadnezzer king of Babylon, came Nebuzaradan. 2 Kings xxv. 8.
The term "nineteenth" typically represents a position in a sequential order, referring to the item, person, or element that comes after the eighteenth, or stating that something is divided into nineteen equal parts and indicating one single part. Additionally, in terms of dating, it can refer to the century in the Gregorian calendar that follows the eighteenth century, thus meaning the years 1801 to 1900.
following the eighteenth and preceding the twentieth; coming after eighteen others
constituting or being one of nineteen equal parts into which anything is divided
the quotient of a unit divided by nineteen; one of nineteen equal parts of anything
the next in order after the eighteenth
an interval of two octaves and a fifth
Etymology: [Cf. AS. nigontea.]
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The numerical value of nineteenth in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of nineteenth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
As I mentioned in my article, the first documented performance of the song is in a blackface minstrel hall in Boston in 1857, the same year it was copyrighted, much research has been done on the problematic history of this nineteenth-century entertainment.
[Of the parralels between the railways and the church] both had their heyday in the mid-nineteenth century; both own a great deal of Gothic-style architecture which is expensive to maintain; both are regularly assailed by critics; and both are firmly convinced that they are the best means of getting man to his ultimate destination.
January 6th was a terrible day in our nation's history. I'm still in shock and not in awe, some 650 days later, voters are focused on rising crime and rising costs, not January 6th, which ranked as the NINETEENTH most important issue in the latest Harvard-Harris poll.
The secret point of money and power in America is neither the things that money can buy nor power for power's sake... but absolute personal freedom, mobility, privacy. It is the instinct which drove America to the Pacific, all through the nineteenth century, the desire to be able to find a restaurant open in case you want a sandwich, to be a free agent, live by one's own rules.
If we don't recreate Austen's nineteenth-century stories for our own time, and attract new generations of viewers, then these texts won't live on, so I'm definitely all for adaptations that use Austen's material as an inspiration, and make their own mark on it, rather than treating Jane Austen originals as blueprints that must be religiously copied.
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- dinovèCatalan, Valencian
- nittendedel, nittener, nittendeDanish
- decimonoveno, decimonovenaSpanish
- nonum decimum, nonus decimusLatin
- nahastʼéítsʼáadah góneʼNavajo, Navaho
- décimo nonoPortuguese
- on dokuzuncuTurkish
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