What does quint mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. five, 5, V, cinque, quint, quintet, fivesome, quintuplet, pentad, fin, Phoebe, Little Phoebe(noun)

    the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one

  2. quintuplet, quint, quin(noun)

    one of five children born at the same time from the same pregnancy


  1. quint(Noun)

    an interval of one fifth

  2. quint(Noun)

    (in piquet) a sequence of five playing cards of the same suit; equivalent to a straight flush in poker

  3. quint(Noun)

    a quin or quintuplet

  4. quint(Noun)

    A vehicle used by firefighters that combines the capabilities of a fire engine and a fire truck, having the ability to provide vertical access as well as pump water to fight a fire.

  5. quint(Noun)

    quinte; In fencing, the fifth fencer in parrying or attacking position.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quint(noun)

    a set or sequence of five, as in piquet

  2. Quint(noun)

    the interval of a fifth

  3. Origin: [F. quinte, fr. L. quintus, quinta, the fifth, quinque five. See Five.]


  1. Quint

    Quint is a fictional character from the 1975 film Jaws.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Quint

    kwint, n. a set or a sequence of five: (mus.) a fifth: the E string of a violin.—adj. Quint′an, recurring on every fifth day.—n. a malarial fever whose paroxysms recur on every fifth day. [Fr.,—L. quintus, fifth—quinque, five.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quint in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quint in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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