See also: Cem, cèm, čem, çem, and Çem

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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

cem (plural cems)

  1. (Britain, colloquial) cemetery

See alsoEdit


LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

cem

  1. rafsi of cecmu.

PortugueseEdit

Portuguese cardinal numbers
 <  99 100 101  > 
    Cardinal : cem
    Ordinal : centésimo
Portuguese Wikipedia article on cem

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese cen, from cento, from Latin centum, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱm̥tóm.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cem m, f

  1. one hundred (100)
    Cem pessoas vieram.
    One hundred people came.

NounEdit

cem m (plural cem)

  1. a value of one hundred
    Tirei um cem na prova.
    I got a [score of] one hundred on the test.
  2. (uncommon) a figure representing one hundred (such as 100 or C)
    Está vendo aquele cem?
    Are you seeing that 100?

Usage notesEdit

As a numeral, cem is only used for adjectival 100. For the corresponding noun (100 units of something), and for compounds (101, 102, etc.) cento is used instead.


VolapükEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cem (plural cems)

  1. room

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit