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English definition of “ninth”

ninth

ordinal number     /naɪnθ/
A2 9th written as a word: The ninth letter of the alphabet is I. The school term ends on the ninth (of July ). She was/came ninth in the national finals .Ordinal numbers
(Definition of ninth ordinal number from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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