# Ninteen vs. Nineteen: What's the Difference?

Edited by Huma Saeed || By Sawaira Riaz || Published on October 7, 2023
"Ninteen" is an incorrect spelling, whereas "Nineteen" is the correct spelling representing the number after eighteen.

## Which is correct: Ninteen or Nineteen

How to spell Nineteen?

## Key Differences

Remember "nine" + "teen" makes "nineteen".
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Think about its preceding number, "eighteen", and the pattern of the spelling.
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Count to twenty, and notice "nineteen" is after "eighteen".
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Visualize the number 19, which resembles the spelling of "nineteen".
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The number "nine" is the starting point for "nineteen".
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## Ninteen and Nineteen Definitions

#### Ninteen

Ninteen is an incorrect spelling of Nineteen.
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#### Nineteen

The whole number following eighteen and preceding twenty.
She will turn nineteen next month.
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#### Nineteen

Representing the numeral 19.
Nineteen students attended the seminar.
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#### Nineteen

A symbol denoting the quantity 19.
There are nineteen candies in the jar.
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#### Nineteen

The cardinal number equal to 18 + 1.
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#### Nineteen

The 19th in a set or sequence.
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#### Nineteen

The cardinal number occurring after eighteen and before twenty, represented in Roman numerals as XIX and in Arabic numerals as 19. It is the last/largest of the "teens".
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#### Nineteen

Nine and ten; eighteen and one more; one less than twenty; as, nineteen months.
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#### Nineteen

The number greater than eighteen by a unit; the sum of ten and nine; nineteen units or objects.
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#### Nineteen

A symbol for nineteen units, as 19 or xix.
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#### Nineteen

The cardinal number that is the sum of eighteen and one
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#### Nineteen

Being one more than eighteen
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#### Nineteen

Indicating a group or set of nineteen items.
A group of nineteen tourists entered the museum.
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#### Nineteen

The age after eighteen.
He got his first job when he was nineteen.
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## FAQs

#### Why is it called Nineteen?

It's called "Nineteen" as it comes after eighteen and before twenty in the sequence of whole numbers.
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#### Which vowel is used before Nineteen?

There is no vowel before "Nineteen".
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#### What is the verb form of Nineteen?

Nineteen does not have a verb form as it's a number.
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#### What is the root word of Nineteen?

The root word is "nine".
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#### What is the pronunciation of Nineteen?

Nineteen is pronounced as /ˌnaɪnˈtiːn/.
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#### Which preposition is used with Nineteen?

Various prepositions can be used with "Nineteen", such as "at", "by", or "of", depending on context.
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#### Is Nineteen a noun or adjective?

"Nineteen" can function as both a noun and an adjective.
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#### What is the singular form of Nineteen?

"Nineteen" is inherently singular.
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#### What is the plural form of Nineteen?

"Nineteens" can be the plural when referring to multiple instances of the number, but it's rarely used.
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#### Which conjunction is used with Nineteen?

Any conjunction can be used with "Nineteen", such as "and" or "or", depending on the context.
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No, "Nineteen" is not an adverb.
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#### Is Nineteen an abstract noun?

No, "Nineteen" is a concrete noun.
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#### Is the word Nineteen imperative?

No, "Nineteen" is not in the imperative form.
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#### How do we divide Nineteen into syllables?

Nineteen is divided as Nine-teen.
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#### What is the third form of Nineteen?

"Nineteen" does not have verb forms.
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#### Is Nineteen a collective noun?

No, "Nineteen" is not a collective noun.
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#### What is the first form of Nineteen?

"Nineteen" does not have verb forms.
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#### What part of speech is Nineteen?

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

There are nineteen apples in the basket.
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#### Which article is used with Nineteen?

Both "a" and "the" can be used with "Nineteen" based on context.
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#### Is Nineteen a countable noun?

Yes, as numbers can be counted.
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#### Is the Nineteen term a metaphor?

Not inherently, but it can be used metaphorically in certain contexts.
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#### How many syllables are in Nineteen?

There are three syllables in "Nineteen".
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#### What is a stressed syllable in Nineteen?

The first syllable "Nine" is stressed in "Nineteen".
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#### Is Nineteen a negative or positive word?

"Nineteen" is neutral; it represents a number.
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#### Is Nineteen a vowel or consonant?

The word "Nineteen" begins with a consonant.
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#### What is another term for Nineteen?

There isn't a common synonym for the number "Nineteen".
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#### What is the opposite of Nineteen?

In a sequence of numbers, there's no direct opposite, but you might consider "negative nineteen" as its additive inverse.
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#### Which determiner is used with Nineteen?

Determiners like "those", "these", or "the" can be used with "Nineteen" depending on context.
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#### What is the second form of Nineteen?

"Nineteen" does not have verb forms.
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