fiftieth
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fiftieth
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (ordinal number)
a. quincuagésimo
My grandparents are going to celebrate their fiftieth wedding anniversary this weekend.Mis abuelos van a celebrar su quincuagésimo aniversario de bodas este fin de semana.
b. cincuenta
The park celebrated its fiftieth anniversary by allowing the first 1,000 visitors to enter for free.El parque celebró su cincuenta aniversario permitiendo que los primeros 1,000 visitantes pasaran gratis.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (in a series)
a. el quincuagésimo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la quincuagésima
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The loan has 60 payments, and I just made my fiftieth, so I have ten payments left.El préstamo es en 60 pagos, y acabo de hacer el quincuagésimo, así que me faltan diez pagos.
b. el cincuenta
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la cincuenta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Are you celebrating your fortieth anniversary? - No, we're celebrating our fiftieth.¿Están celebrando su cuarenta aniversario? - No, estamos celebrando el cincuenta.
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fiftieth [ˈfɪftɪɪθ]
adjective
quincuagésimo
the fiftieth anniversary el cincuenta aniversario
noun
(in series) quincuagésimoaquincuagésima (m) (f);a quincuagésima (fraction) quincuagésimo (m); quincuagésima parte (f);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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