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Meaning of “fifty” - Learner’s Dictionary

fifty

    /ˈfɪfti/
A2 the number 50Cardinal numbers, including nought and zero
the fifties
the years from 1950 to 1959Decades, centuries and the millennium
be in your fifties
to be aged between 50 and 59Describing age and birthdays
fiftieth
50th written as a wordOrdinal numbers
Translations of “fifty”
in Arabic الرَقم 50…
in Korean 50, 오십…
in Malaysian angka lima puluh, pada umur lima puluh…
in French cinquante, cinquante ans…
in Turkish elli…
in Italian cinquanta…
in Chinese (Traditional) (數字)50…
in Russian пятьдесят…
in Polish pięćdziesiąt…
in Vietnamese năm mươi, tuổi năm mươi…
in Spanish cincuenta, cincuenta años…
in Portuguese cinquenta…
in Thai ตัวเลข 50, อาย 50…
in German die Fünfzig…
in Catalan cinquanta…
in Japanese 50, 50の…
in Indonesian lima puluh, 0 tahun…
in Chinese (Simplified) (数字)50…
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