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Meaning of “fortnight” - Learner’s Dictionary

fortnight

noun [C]   /ˈfɔːtnaɪt/ UK
B1 two weeks: [usually singular] a fortnight's holiday We usually get together about once a fortnight.Specific periods of time
fortnightly adverb UK happening every two weeks: a fortnightly meetingRelating to regular periods of time
Translations of “fortnight”
in Arabic أُسبوعان…
in Korean 2주…
in Malaysian dua minggu…
in French quinzaine…
in Turkish onbeş günlük zaman/mühlet…
in Italian quindici giorni, quindicina…
in Chinese (Traditional) 兩星期,兩周…
in Russian две недели…
in Polish dwa tygodnie…
in Vietnamese hai tuần…
in Spanish quincena…
in Portuguese quinzenad, quinze dias…
in Thai รายปักษ์…
in German vierzehn Tage…
in Catalan dues setmanes…
in Japanese 2週間…
in Indonesian dua pekan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 两星期,两周…
(Definition of fortnight from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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