See also: ieme and Ieme

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -ēsimus, via Vulgar Latin *-ĕsimus with irregular short *-e-, with analogy with ordinal numbers of tens like vīcēsimus or trīcēsimus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /jɛm/
  • (file)

SuffixEdit

-ième

  1. -st, -nd, and -th, the suffix denoting an ordinal number
    Quatrième.
    Fourth.

Derived termsEdit