el octavo
-the eighth
See the entry for octavo.


An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (ordinal number)
a. eighth
A Miguel le regalaron una bici por su octavo cumpleaños.Miguel was given a bike for his eighth birthday.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
masculine or feminine noun
2. (ordinal number)
a. eighth
En la foto, soy la octava empezando por la derecha.In the photo, I'm eighth from the right.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
3. (fraction)
a. eighth
Perdió el octavo de sus ganancias en bolsa.He lost one-eighth of his gains on the stock market.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
4. (in a series)
a. eighth
Octavo, mezcla la fruta con el almíbar.Eighth, mix the fruit with the syrup.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (parte)
a. eighth
2. (sports)
octavos de finalround before the quarter final
1 (número) eighth
2 (Tipografía)
libro en octavo octavo book
3 (Dep)
octavos de final quarterfinals
4 [de droga] small dose; small shot (familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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