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"thirteen" in British English

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thirteennumber

uk   /θɜːˈtiːn/ us   /θɝːˈtiːn/
A1 the number 13: Some people think that thirteen is an unlucky number. There were twelve or thirteen people waiting at the bus stop.

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  • thirteen, fourteen, fifteen
  • Three from sixteen is thirteen.
(Definition of thirteen from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"thirteen" in American English

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thirteennumber

us   /ˌθɜrtˈtin/
13: The bus has thirteen seats for passengers. a thirteen-story building
(Definition of thirteen from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “thirteen”
in Korean 13, 열 셋…
in Arabic رقم 13…
in Malaysian tiga belas, tiga belas tahun…
in French treize, treize ans…
in Russian тринадцать…
in Chinese (Traditional) (數字)13…
in Italian tredici…
in Turkish onüç…
in Polish trzynaście…
in Spanish trece, trece años de edad…
in Vietnamese số 13, tuổi 13…
in Portuguese treze…
in Thai ตัวเลขหรือจำนวนสิบสาม, อายุสิบสามปี…
in German Dreizehn, die Dreizehn…
in Catalan tretze…
in Japanese 13, 13の…
in Chinese (Simplified) (数字)13…
in Indonesian tiga belas, 3 tahun…
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