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Definition of Hundred
Hundred Hun"dred, a.
Ten times ten; five score; as, a hundred dollars.
HundredHundred Hun"dred, n. [OE. hundred, AS. hundred a territorial
division; hund hundred + a word akin to Goth. ga-ra?jan to
count, L. ratio reckoning, account; akin to OS. hunderod,
hund, D. hondred, G. hundert, OHG. also hunt, Icel. hundra?,
Dan. hundrede, Sw. hundra, hundrade, Goth. hund, Lith.
szimtas, Russ. sto, W. cant, Ir. cead, L. centum, Gr. ?, Skr.
[,c]ata. [root]309. Cf. Cent, Century, Hecatomb,
Quintal, and Reason.]
1. The product of ten mulitplied by ten, or the number of ten
times ten; a collection or sum, consisting of ten times
ten units or objects; five score. Also, a symbol
representing one hundred units, as 100 or C.
With many hundreds treading on his heels. --Shak.
Note: The word hundred, as well as thousand, million, etc.,
often takes a plural form. We may say hundreds, or many
hundreds, meaning individual objects or units, but with
an ordinal numeral adjective in constructions like five
hundreds, or eight hundreds, it is usually intended to
consider each hundred as a separate aggregate; as, ten
hundreds are one thousand.
2. A division of a country in England, supposed to have
originally contained a hundred families, or freemen.
Hundred court, a court held for all the inhabitants of a
hundred. [Eng.] --Blackstone.
Meaning of Hundred from wikipedia
- one hundred
(Roman numeral: Ⅽ) is the natural number following
99 and preceding
101. In medieval
contexts, it may be described
as the short hundred
- A hundred
is a geographic division formerly
used in northern Germanic countries
colonies, which historically
was used to divide
- The Hundreds
is a streetwear brand founded
in Los Angeles
in 2003 by Bobby
Kim and Ben Shen****afar inspired
by California culture including
- The Hundred
Days (French: les Cent-Jours IPA: [le sɑ̃ ʒuʁ]) marked
the period between
on the island
of Elba to Paris
- The following
is a list of highest grossing Philippine
films. ****o, Love, Goodbye
604,015,830 pesos domestically
and $2,132,000 from international...
- one hundred
and forty-seven million, four hundred
and eighty-three thousand, six hundred
and forty-seven Ordinal
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- One Hundred
and One Dalmatians, often abbreviated
as 101 Dalmatians, is a 1961 American animated adventure
by Walt Disney Productions
in an east-west direction, before changing
to a south-north alignment
that p****es through
to one hundred
(Persian: صدبرابرصد) is a 1995 Iranian
by Hossein Shahabi
(Persian: حسین شهابی) Mohammad Morovvati
- The Hundred
Years' War was a series
of conflicts waged
from 1337 to 1453 by the House
of Plantagenet, rulers
of the Kingdom
of England, against
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