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Definition of Nineteenth

Nineteenth

  1. Following the eighteenth and preceding the twentieth; coming after eighteen others.
  2. Constituting or being one of nineteen equal parts into which anything is divided.
  3. The quotient of a unit divided by nineteen; one of nineteen equal parts of anything.
  4. The next in order after the eighteenth.
  5. An interval of two octaves and a fifth.

Nineteenth Quotations

When the Industrial Revolution of the nineteenth century brought a rapid increase in wealth, the demand of workers for a fair share of the wealth they were creating was conceded only after riots and strikes.
John Boyd Orr

The nineteenth century lynching mob cuts off ears, toes, and fingers, strips off flesh, and distributes portions of the body as souvenirs among the crowd.
Ida B. Wells

Death and vulgarity are the only two facts in the nineteenth century that one cannot explain away.
Oscar Wilde

There was this enormous burst of sculptural creative juice in the nineteenth century, and all that stuff is just so decorative. Even in pieces cast from a mold, you get a more sensuous, handmade, individual sense from it.
Hugh Hardy

In the nineteenth century the problem was that God is dead. In the twentieth century the problem is that man is dead.
Erich Fromm
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Nineteenth Translations

nineteenth in German is neunzehnte
nineteenth in Spanish is decimonono
nineteenth in Swedish is nittonde
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