Twelfth can mean:

  • The Twelfth Amendment to the United States Constitution.
  • The Twelfth, a Protestant celebration originating in Ireland.

In mathematics:

  • 12th, an ordinal number; as in the item in an order twelve places from the beginning, following the eleventh and preceding the thirteenth.
  • 1/12, a vulgar fraction, one part of a unit divided equally into twelve parts.

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Other articles related to "twelfth":

The Twelfth
... The Twelfth (also called The Glorious Twelfth or Orangemen's Day) is a yearly Protestant celebration held on 12 July ... The Twelfth is a public holiday in Northern Ireland ... half the population is Protestant and half Catholic, The Twelfth has been accompanied by violence since its beginning ...
Twelfth Federal Electoral District Of Chiapas - Previous Districting Schemes - 1996–2005 District
... Between 1996 and 2005, the Twelfth District had a different configuration it covered Tapachula municipality in its entirety, together with Cacahoatán and Unión Juárez, in addition to those other that ... The Twelfth District of Chiapas was created in 1996 ... The Tenth to Twelfth Districts elected their first deputies, to the 57st Congress, in 1997 ...
Uncia (coin)
... The uncia (Latin, "twelfth part") was a Roman unit of length (equivalent to an inch, one-twelfth of a pes or foot) and of weight (equivalent to an ounce, one-twelft ...
Twelfth - Music
... The note twelve scale degrees from the root (current note, in a chord) ... The interval (music) (that is, gap) between the root and the twelfth note a compound fifth ...
Twelfth Night XII
... Twelfth Night is a studio album released by UK neo-progressive band Twelfth Night in 1986 ... on the album cover with the words "Twelfth Night" inserted horizontally between the two "I's" ...

Famous quotes containing the word twelfth:

    The twelfth day of Christmas,
    My true love sent to me
    Twelve lords a-leaping.
    —Unknown. The Twelve Days of Christmas (l. 89–91)