What does the word eighth mean?

Usage examples for eighth

  1. When it was the eighth day, the Wazirs all assembled and had speech together and said, " How shall we do with this youth, who overcometh us with his much talk? – Supplemental Nights, Volume 1 by Richard F. Burton
  2. The fight was continued in all parts of the city from the fourth hour until near the eighth, the result being a long time uncertain: the Romans at last gained possession of the town. – The History of Rome; Books Nine to Twenty-Six by Titus Livius
  3. He then directed James to the office of the railroad press agent, on the eighth floor. – The Whirligig of Time by Wayland Wells Williams