Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Fifth

Fifth

  1. Next in order after the fourth; -- the ordinal of five.
  2. Consisting of one of five equal divisions of a thing.
  3. The quotient of a unit divided by five; one of five equal parts; a fifth part.
  4. The interval of three tones and a semitone, embracing five diatonic degrees of the scale; the dominant of any key.
More "Fifth" Quotations

Fifth Translations

fifth in Afrikaans is vyfde
fifth in Danish is femte
fifth in Dutch is vijfde
fifth in Finnish is viides
fifth in Italian is quinto
fifth in Norwegian is femte
fifth in Portuguese is quinto
fifth in Spanish is quinto
fifth in Swedish is femte