CebuanoEdit

Cebuano ordinal numbers
 <  4 5 6  > 
    Cardinal : lima
    Ordinal : ikalima
    Adverbial : makalima
    Distributive : lima-lima
    Fractional : sikalima

EtymologyEdit

From ika- +‎ lima (five)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ikal̪ima/
  • Hyphenation: i‧ka‧li‧ma

AdjectiveEdit

ikalima

  1. fifth; 5th
    Synonym: (abbr.) ika-5

NounEdit

ikalima

  1. the fifth place; below the fourth and above the sixth ranks
  2. the fifth placer; one (person or object) who's in the fifth place

AdverbEdit

ikalima

  1. (ordinal adverbial) fifth time
    Sa ikalima niyang tawag.On the fifth time he calls.

Usage notesEdit

  • The linker "nga" is often used to link it to the word it modifies.
    Ikalima nga orasFifth minute
    Ikalima nga pag-ilisFifth time changing of clothes

TagalogEdit

Tagalog ordinal numbers
 <  4 5 6  > 
    Cardinal : lima
    Ordinal : ikalima

AdjectiveEdit

ikalima

  1. fifth; 5th

SynonymsEdit