What does vigesimal mean?

Definitions for vigesimalvaɪˈdʒɛs ə məl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vigesimal(adj)

    relating to or based on the number twenty


  1. vigesimal(Adjective)

    A twentieth part

  2. vigesimal(Adjective)

    Occurring in intervals of 20

  3. vigesimal(Adjective)

    To the base 20

  4. Origin: From vicesimus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vigesimal(adj)

    twentieth; divided into, or consisting of, twenties or twenty parts

  2. Origin: [L. vigesimus twentieth, from viginti twenty.]


  1. Vigesimal

    The vigesimal or base 20 numeral system is based on twenty.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Vigesimal

    vī-jes′i-mal, adj. twentieth.—n. Vigesimā′tion, the putting to death of every twentieth man.—adj. Viges′imo-quar′to, formed of sheets folded so as to make twenty-four leaves. [L. vigesimusviginti, twenty.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vigesimal in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vigesimal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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Translations for vigesimal

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  • dvacítková soustavaCzech
  • VigesimalsystemGerman
  • двадцатичная системаRussian

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