See also: Nine, níne, niné, and niñe

TranslingualEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From English nine

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nine

  1. Code word for the digit 9 in the NATO/ICAO spelling alphabet

SynonymsEdit

ITU/IMO code word novenine[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ To distinguish from nein. Annex 10 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation: Aeronautical Telecommunications; Volume II Communication Procedures including those with PANS status[1], 6th edition, International Civil Aviation Organization, October 2001, retrieved 23 January 2019, page §5.2.1.3, Figure 5–1
  2. ^ International Maritime Organisation (2005). International Code of Signals, p. 22–23. Fourth edition, London.

EnglishEdit

 
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English numbers (edit)
90
 ←  8 9 10  → 
    Cardinal: nine
    Ordinal: ninth, enato-
    Latinate ordinal: nonary
    Multiplier: nonuple, ninefold
    Collective: nonad, ennead, ninesome
    Fractional: ninth
    Number of musicians: nonet

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English nyne, nine, from Old English nigon, from Proto-West Germanic *neun, from Proto-Germanic *newun, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥.

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nine

  1. A numerical value equal to 9; the number following eight and preceding ten.
  2. Describing a group or set with nine elements.
    A cat has nine lives.

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NounEdit

nine (plural nines)

  1. The digit or figure 9.
  2. (card games) A playing card with nine pips.
  3. (weaponry) A nine-millimeter semi-automatic pistol.
  4. (computing, engineering, usually in the plural) A statistical unit of proportion (of reliability, purity, etc.).
    They guaranteed that our Web site would have 99.99% uptime, or four nines.
  5. (baseball) A baseball club, team, or lineup (composed of nine players).
    • 1877, Chicago Times, July 8, 1877:[1]
      The St. Louis club is the only nine in the league which gives its patrons the right to see a full game or no pay.

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Playing cards in English · playing cards (layout · text)
             
ace deuce, two three four five six seven
             
eight nine ten jack, knave queen king joker, jolly joker

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Peter Morris,
      • A Game of Inches: The Stories Behind the Innovations That Shaped Baseball, 15.1.3 Rain Checks, pp. 411–412

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Alemannic GermanEdit

cardinal number
9 Previous: acht
Next: zää

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German niun, from Old High German niun, from Proto-Germanic *newun. Cognate with German neun, Dutch negen, English nine, Icelandic níu.

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nine

  1. (Alsatian) nine

Middle EnglishEdit

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nine

  1. Alternative form of nyne

MongghulEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nine

  1. female
    nine kun
    woman

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ScotsEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English nyne, from Old English niġon, in turn from Proto-Germanic *newun, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

cardinal number
9 Previous: aicht
Next: ten

nine

  1. nine

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SwaziEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nguni *niná.

PronounEdit

niné

  1. you, you all; second-person plural absolute pronoun.

TurkishEdit

NounEdit

nine (definite accusative nineyi, plural nineler)

  1. grandmother

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