# Fifthteen vs. Fifteen: What's the Difference?

Edited by Sumera Saeed || By Sawaira Riaz || Updated on October 8, 2023
"Fifthteen" is a common misspelling. The correct form is "Fifteen," denoting the number after fourteen.

## Which is correct: Fifthteen or Fifteen

How to spell Fifteen?

## Key Differences

"Fifteen" starts with “Fif” as in “five” with a "teen" suffix.
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Remember, there's no "h" after the "f" in “Fifteen.”
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Associate it with numbers like "thirteen" and "fourteen" that follow the same pattern.
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Think of the phrase “at the age of fifteen” to visualize its correct spelling.
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Reinforce by counting: ...eleven, twelve, thirteen, fourteen, fifteen...
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## Fifthteen and Fifteen Definitions

#### Fifthteen

Fifthteen is an incorrect spelling of Fifteen.
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#### Fifteen

"Fifteen" represents the years of age after fourteen.
He celebrated his fifteenth birthday.
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#### Fifteen

"Fifteen" can describe something ranked number fifteen.
She was the fifteenth contestant.
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#### Fifteen

"Fifteen" can denote a team of fifteen players in rugby union.
The fifteen played brilliantly today.
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#### Fifteen

"Fifteen" signifies a size or group of fifteen items or individuals.
A fifteen of postcards was sold.
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#### Fifteen

"Fifteen" is the number equivalent to the product of three and five; 10 plus 5.
There are fifteen apples in the basket.
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#### Fifteen

The cardinal number equal to 14 + 1.
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#### Fifteen

The 15th in a set or sequence.
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#### Fifteen

The cardinal number occurring after fourteen (14) and before sixteen (16).
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#### Fifteen

An Irish traybake made with crushed digestive biscuits, marshmallows and glacé cherries combined with condensed milk and desiccated coconut.
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#### Fifteen

Five and ten; one more than fourteen.
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#### Fifteen

The sum of five and ten; fifteen units or objects.
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#### Fifteen

A symbol representing fifteen units, as 15, or xv.
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#### Fifteen

The cardinal number that is the sum of fourteen and one
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#### Fifteen

Being one more than fourteen
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## FAQs

#### Why is it called Fifteen?

It's called "Fifteen" because it follows the numeric sequence, coming after fourteen.
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#### What is the verb form of Fifteen?

"Fifteen" does not have a verb form as it is a number.
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#### Which vowel is used before Fifteen?

Typically, no specific vowel consistently precedes "fifteen."
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#### What is the pronunciation of Fifteen?

Fifteen is pronounced as /fɪˈtin/.
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#### Which article is used with Fifteen?

Typically, no article is used directly before numbers like "fifteen."
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#### What is the singular form of Fifteen?

"Fifteen" itself is singular.
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#### What is the root word of Fifteen?

The root word is "five."
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#### Is Fifteen a negative or positive word?

"Fifteen" is neutral; its positivity or negativity depends on context.
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#### Is Fifteen an abstract noun?

No, "Fifteen" is not an abstract noun.
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#### Which preposition is used with Fifteen?

Prepositions such as "of" or "by" can be used, as in "fifteen of them" or "by fifteen."
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#### Is Fifteen a vowel or consonant?

"Fifteen" is a word containing both vowels and consonants.
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#### What is a stressed syllable in Fifteen?

The first syllable, "Fif," is stressed.
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#### What is the first form of Fifteen?

"Fifteen" does not have verb forms.
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#### What is the third form of Fifteen?

"Fifteen" does not have verb forms.
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#### What is the plural form of Fifteen?

There isn’t a plural form for the number “fifteen.”
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#### Which conjunction is used with Fifteen?

Standard conjunctions like "and" can be used, as in "fifteen and twenty."
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#### Is the word Fifteen imperative?

No, "Fifteen" is not imperative.
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Fif-teen.
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#### Is Fifteen a noun or adjective?

"Fifteen" can serve as both a noun (as in "a group of fifteen") and an adjective (as in "fifteen apples").
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#### Is Fifteen a collective noun?

No, "Fifteen" is not a collective noun.
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#### What part of speech is Fifteen?

"Fifteen" can be a noun or an adjective.
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#### How is Fifteen used in a sentence?

E.g., "She read fifteen books during the summer break."
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No, "Fifteen" is not an adverb.
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#### Is the Fifteen term a metaphor?

Not inherently, but it can be used metaphorically depending on the context.
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#### Which determiner is used with Fifteen?

Determiners such as "these" or "those" can be used, as in "these fifteen apples."
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#### What is the second form of Fifteen?

"Fifteen" does not have verb forms.
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#### Is Fifteen a countable noun?

In contexts where "fifteen" denotes a group, it is countable.
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#### How many syllables are in Fifteen?

"Fifteen" has two syllables.
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#### What is another term for Fifteen?

Another term could be "one-five" in contexts like digital codes.
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#### What is the opposite of Fifteen?

There isn't a direct opposite, but in a sequence, it might be -fifteen or negative fifteen.
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