fortieth
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fortieth(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (ordinal number)
a. cuadragésimo
The businesswoman is in fortieth place on the list of most wealthy people.La empresaria se encuentra en cuadragésimo lugar en la lista de personas más ricas.
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 cuadragésimo
(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 cuadragésima
(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).
How many grandchildren do you have now? - Sue here is my fortieth.¿Cuántos nietos tienes ahora? - Sue, la que está aquí, es la cuadragésima.
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fortieth [ˈfɔːtɪɪθ]
adjective
cuadragésimo
the fortieth anniversary el cuarenta aniversario
noun
1 (in series) cuadragésimoacuadragésima (m) (f);a cuadragésima
2 (fraction) cuarentavo (m); cuadragésima parte (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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