# Nineth vs. Ninth: What's the Difference?

Edited by Huma Saeed || By Sawaira Riaz || Published on November 8, 2023
"Nineth" is an incorrect spelling. "Ninth" is the correct spelling, indicating the ordinal position after the eighth.

## Which is correct: Nineth or Ninth

How to spell Ninth?

## Key Differences

Remember, "nine" plus "th" equals "ninth".
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"EighTH" ends in "th" just like "NinTH".
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Visualize the number 9 followed by “th” for ninth.
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Consider the rhythm of "EighTH" and "NinTH" as they both have one syllable.
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Mentally spell "eight" before "nine" to recognize the similar "th" ending.
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## Nineth and Ninth Definitions

#### Nineth

Nineth is an incorrect spelling of Ninth.
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#### Ninth

Representing one of nine equal parts.
A ninth of the pie was missing.
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#### Ninth

Positioned ninth in a sequence or count.
The ninth chapter is the most exciting.
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#### Ninth

Denoting the ninth position in a sequence of events or things.
The team's ninth victory was celebrated with gusto.
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#### Ninth

The ordinal number matching the number nine in a series.
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#### Ninth

One of nine equal parts.
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#### Ninth

A harmonic or melodic interval of an octave and a second.
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#### Ninth

The tone at the upper limit of such an interval.
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#### Ninth

A chord consisting of a root with its third, seventh, and ninth.
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#### Ninth

The ordinal form of the number nine.
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#### Ninth

The person or thing in the ninth position.
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#### Ninth

One of nine equal parts of a whole.
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#### Ninth

(music) The compound interval between any tone and the tone represented on the ninth degree of the staff above it, as between one of the scale and two of the octave above; the octave of the second, consisting of 13 or 14 semitones (called minor and major ninth).
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To lose a ninth.
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#### Ninth

To divide by nine.
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#### Ninth

Following the eight and preceding the tenth; coming after eight others.
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#### Ninth

Constituting or being one of nine equal parts into which anything is divided.
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#### Ninth

The quotient of one divided by nine; one of nine equal parts of a thing; the next after the eighth.
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#### Ninth

An interval containing an octave and a second.
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#### Ninth

Position nine in a countable series of things;
Going into the ninth they were a run ahead
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A ninth part
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#### Ninth

Coming next after the eighth and just before the tenth in position
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#### Ninth

The one after the eighth in a sequence.
He is the ninth caller today.
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## FAQs

#### Why is it called Ninth?

It's derived from "nine" to indicate its ordinal position.
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#### What is the pronunciation of Ninth?

It's pronounced as "nīnth".
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#### Which vowel is used before Ninth?

"A" as in "a ninth".
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#### What is the singular form of Ninth?

The singular form is "ninth".
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#### Which preposition is used with Ninth?

"On" as in "on the ninth day".
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#### What is the root word of Ninth?

The root word is "nine".
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#### Which article is used with Ninth?

Either "a" or "the" can be used, depending on context.
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#### Which conjunction is used with Ninth?

Any conjunction can be used depending on the sentence; "and" is common, e.g., "eighth and ninth".
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#### What is the verb form of Ninth?

"Ninth" doesn't have a verb form as it's an ordinal number.
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#### What is the plural form of Ninth?

The plural form is "ninths".
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#### Is the word Ninth imperative?

No, it’s not imperative in nature.
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#### Is the Ninth term a metaphor?

No, but it can be used metaphorically.
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#### What part of speech is Ninth?

It's an adjective and can also be a noun.
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#### Is Ninth a noun or adjective?

"Ninth" can be both a noun and an adjective.
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#### Which determiner is used with Ninth?

Determiners like "a", "the", "my", "this" can be used with "ninth".
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#### What is the second form of Ninth?

"Ninth" remains the same, as ordinal numbers don't have verb forms.
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#### What is the third form of Ninth?

As above, "ninth" remains the same.
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#### Is Ninth a negative or positive word?

Neutral; its connotation depends on context.
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#### What is the first form of Ninth?

"Ninth" is its first form as an ordinal number.
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No, "ninth" is not an adverb.
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#### How do we divide Ninth into syllables?

Ninth is one syllable and is not divided.
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#### What is another term for Ninth?

There isn't a direct synonym, but "next after the eighth" can be used for clarity.
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#### How is Ninth used in a sentence?

"She arrived on the ninth day of the month."
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#### Is Ninth an abstract noun?

No, it's an ordinal number, which is concrete.
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#### Is Ninth a vowel or consonant?

The term "ninth" starts with a consonant.
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#### Is Ninth a countable noun?

Yes, e.g., "two ninths".
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#### Is Ninth a collective noun?

No, it is not a collective noun.
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One syllable.
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#### What is a stressed syllable in Ninth?

Since "ninth" has one syllable, the entire word is stressed.
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#### What is the opposite of Ninth?

The opposite could be "first" in a sequence of nine.
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