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Etymology

Old English eahta

Pronunciation

Cardinal number

eight

  1. The cardinal number occurring after seven and before nine. Ordinal: eighth.
  2. Describing a set or group with eight components.
    He works eight hours a day.


Translations

Noun

Singular
eight

Plural
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  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Any of the four cards in a normal deck with the value eight.
  2. The digit/figure 8.
  3. (nautical) A light, narrow rowing boat, especially one used in competitive rowing, steered by a cox, in which a eight rowers each have two oars
  4. (rowing, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A race in which such craft participate

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