centenar

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

centenar (plural centenars)

  1. (historical, military) During the Hundred Years' War, a commander of one hundred infantry.

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

centè +‎ -ar

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

centenar m (plural centenars)

  1. A set of one hundred like objects.
    Prop d'un centenar de persones es van congregar ahir a la plaça Sant Jaume.
    Nearly a hundred people came together yesterday at the Plaça Sant Jaume.
  2. A quantity of approximately one hundred
  3. (historical, military) In the armies of Catalonia before the Nueva Planta decrees, a company of one hundred men.

Usage notesEdit

  • Centenar is used to express quantities expressed to a precision of the nearest hundred, or a set of one hundred. For the number one hundred exactly, cent is used.

Further readingEdit


RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin centenarius

NounEdit

centenar n (plural centenare)

  1. centenary

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From centena +‎ -ar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /θenteˈnaɾ/, [θẽn̪.t̪eˈnaɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /senteˈnaɾ/, [sẽn̪.t̪eˈnaɾ]

NounEdit

centenar m (plural centenares)

  1. a unit of one hundred objects
    Synonym: centena

Further readingEdit