thirteen

noun
thir·​teen | \ˌthər(t)-ˈtēn, ˈthər(t)-\

Definition of thirteen 

: a number that is one more than 12 — see Table of Numbers

Other Words from thirteen

thirteen adjective
thirteen pronoun, plural in construction
thirteenth \ˌthər(t)-​ˈtēn(t)th, ˈthər(t)-​ˌtēn(t)th \ adjective or noun

First Known Use of thirteen

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for thirteen

Middle English thrittene, from thrittene, adjective, from Old English thrēotīne; akin to Old English tīen ten — more at ten

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The first known use of thirteen was in the 14th century

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thirteen

noun

English Language Learners Definition of thirteen

: the number 13

thirteen

adjective
thir·​teen | \ˌthər-ˈtēn \

Kids Definition of thirteen

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: being one more than twelve

thirteen

noun

Kids Definition of thirteen (Entry 2 of 2)

: one more than twelve : 13

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