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"thirteenth" in British English

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thirteenthordinal number

uk   /θɜːˈtiːnθ/  us   /θɝː-/
13th written as a word: My ​birthday is on the thirteenth (ofOctober).

thirteenthnoun [C]

uk   /θɜːˈtiːnθ/  us   /θɝː-/
(Definition of thirteenth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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thirteenthadjective, adverb, noun [C]

 us   /ˌθɜrtˈtinθ/
(in the ​position of) the ​number 13 in a ​series; 13th: He came in thirteenth in the ​marathon. [C] The ​baby was ​born on the thirteenth of May. A thirteenth is one of thirteen ​equalparts of something.
(Definition of thirteenth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “thirteenth”
in Arabic ثَلاثة عَشَر…
in Korean 열 세번째…
in Portuguese décimo terceiro…
in Catalan tretzè…
in Japanese (13th の文字表記)13番目の, 第13の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第十三(的)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第十三(的)…
in Italian tredicesimo…
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