Tenth

Tenth can mean:

  • 10th, an ordinal number; as in the item in an order ten places from the beginning, following the ninth and preceding the eleventh.
  • 1/10, a fraction, one part of a unit divided equally into ten parts. It is written 0.1 in decimal notation.
    • the SI prefix deci-
    • tithe

Read more about Tenth:  Music

Other articles related to "tenth":

Tenth - Music
... minor, (that is, gap) between the root and the tenth note, a compound major or minor third an octave (seven scale degrees) plus a third ... The chord (music) created by the root and the tenth (note) ...
Dashami
... Dashami is the Sanskrit word for "ten", and is the tenth day in the lunar fortnight (Paksha) of the Hindu calendar ... Each month has two Dashami days, being the tenth day of the "bright" (Shukla) and of the "dark" (Krishna) fortnights respectively ... Thus Dashami occurs on the tenth and the twenty-fifth day of each month ...
Tenth National Bank
... The Tenth National Bank was an American bank that existed in the 19th Century ... The Tenth National Bank was also "Gould's primary vehicle to finance his move to establish a gold corner," leading up to Black Friday (1869) ...

Famous quotes containing the word tenth:

    They say all lovers swear more performance than they are able, and yet reserve an ability that they never perform; vowing more than the perfection of ten, and discharging less than the tenth part of one.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    In his tenth July some instinct
    taught him to arm the waiting wave,
    a giant where its mouth hung open.
    He rode on the lip that buoyed him there
    and buckled him under.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    Thou shalt not covet thy neighbour’s house, thou shalt not covet thy neighbour’s wife, nor his manservant, nor his maidservant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor any thing that is thy neighbour’s.
    Bible: Hebrew Exodus, 20:17.

    The tenth commandment.