quinqu-, quinqua-, quinque-, quin- (Latin: five; a number used as a prefix).
1. Consisting of five parts, or occurring in sets of five.
2. A set of five, or the fifth member of a set.
Used to describe leaves that occur in clusters of five.
A 500th anniversary.
An arrangement of five objects in a square, with four at the corners and one in the center. Literally, "five" plus uncia, "a twelfth".
1. Happening once every fifteen years or a fifteenth anniversary.
2. Lasting for fifteen years.
Someone who is fifty years old; characteristic of person who is fifty to fifty-nine years old.
In the Christian liturgical calendar, the Sunday before Lent, seven weeks or the fiftieth day before Easter.
A period of five years.