AskDefine | Define eleven

Dictionary Definition

eleven adj : being one more than ten [syn: 11, xi]

Noun

1 the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and one [syn: 11, XI]
2 a team that plays football [syn: football team]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

etyl ang endleofan; from Common etyl gem *ainlif-, a compound of *ainaz and *lif-.

Pronunciation

  • a UK /ɪˈlɛvən/|/əˈlɛvən/, /I"lEv@n/|/@"lEv@n/

Number

eleven
  1. The cardinal number occurring after ten and before twelve. Ordinal: eleventh.

Derived terms

Translations

the cardinal number occurring after ten and before twelve

Noun

  1. A cricket team of eleven players.
  2. A football team of eleven players.

Hungarian

Adjective

hu-adj ebb

Swedish

Noun

eleven
  1. the pupil, the student (definite singular of elev)

Extensive Definition

Eleven is 11 (number), the smallest positive integer requiring three syllables in English
Eleven may also refer to:
In music:
eleven in Japanese: イレブン
eleven in Kölsch: 11 (Watt ėßß datt?)

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

L, Sexagesima, boxcar, boxcars, cast, company, complement, crew, dozen, duodecimo, eight, eighty, fifteen, fifty, first string, first team, five, five and twenty, fortnight, forty, four and twenty, fourscore, fourscore and ten, fourteen, half a hundred, long dozen, nine, ninety, nonagenarian, octogenarian, platoon, quindecennial, quindecim, quindecima, quindene, reserves, rowing crew, score, second string, second team, septuagenarian, seventy, sexagenarian, sexagenary, sexagesimo-quarto, sixteen, sixteenmo, sixty, sixty-four, sixty-fourmo, squad, string, team, teens, third string, thirteen, thirty-two, thirty-twomo, threescore, threescore and ten, twelve, twelvemo, twenty, twenty-five, twenty-four, twenty-fourmo, two dozen, two weeks, twoscore, varsity
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