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See also: tèn and tên

EnglishEdit

English cardinal numbers
9 10 11
    Cardinal : ten
    Ordinal : tenth
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EtymologyEdit

Ten disks

From Middle English ten, tene, from Old English tīen (ten), from Proto-Germanic *tehun (ten), from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t (ten). Cognate with Scots ten, tene (ten), West Frisian tsien (ten), Eastern Frisian tjoon (ten), North Frisian tiin (ten), Dutch tien (ten), German zehn (ten), Swedish tio (ten); and with Sanskrit दश (daśa), Ancient Greek δέκα (déka), Albanian dhjetë, Latin decem, Irish deich, Serbo-Croatian deset. See also teen.

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ten

  1. (cardinal) A numerical value equal to 10; the number occurring after nine and before eleven, represented in Roman numerals as X, in Arabic numerals (and base ten) as 10, and in the hexadecimal system (base 16) as A.

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NounEdit

ten (countable and uncountable, plural tens)

  1. (uncountable) The number following nine.
  2. (countable) (Cards) The card between the nine and jack in a given suit.
  3. (countable) A monetary denomination worth ten units.
  4. (countable, US, slang) A superb specimen.
    1. (countable, slang) A beautiful or sexy person; a person whom one gives the highest possible rating on a 1-to-10 scale of attractiveness.

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CzechEdit

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PronounEdit

ten m (demonstrative nominative singular masculine animate)

  1. the; this; that

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

A contraction of te + den.

ContractionEdit

ten

  1. to the, at the
    ten goede of ten kwade — «For better or for worse»
    ten delepartly
    ten tijde van — during the time of

Usage notesEdit

"ten" is part of many fossilized idiomatic expressions.
"ten" is commonly used in Dutch family names such as Corrie ten Boom, Bernhard ten Brink, Marti ten Kate, and Simeon ten Holt.

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GalicianEdit

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ten

  1. third-person singular present indicative of ter
  2. second-person singular imperative of ter

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RomanizationEdit

ten

  1. rōmaji reading of てん
  2. rōmaji reading of テン

LithuanianEdit

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ten

  1. there

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RafsiEdit

ten

  1. rafsi of tcena.

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DeterminerEdit

ten (feminine ta, neuter to, dual tej, plural te)

  1. this

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *tъ, from Proto-Indo-European *só

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PronounEdit

ten m

  1. (demonstrative) this (nearby)

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Masculine Feminine Neuter Masc. personal pl. Other pl.
nominative ten ta to ci te
genitive tego tej tego tych tych
dative temu tej temu tym tym
accusative tego/ten to tych te
instrumental tym tym tymi tymi
locative tym tej tym tych tych

External linksEdit

  • ten” in Polish dictionaries at PWN

SpanishEdit

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ten

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of tener.

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ten c

  1. a rod, a stick (of metal or wood)

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Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English ten.

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ten

  1. ten

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Used when counting; see also tenpela.


TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian تن (tan).

NounEdit

ten (definite accusative teni, plural tenler)

  1. skin
  2. body
  3. (dialectal) vulva of a cow

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ReferencesEdit

  • ten in (1963–1982), Türkiye'de halk ağzından derleme sözlüğü [Compilation Dictionary of Popular Speech in Turkey], in 12 vols, Ankara: Türk Dil Kurumu