Five a. Four and one added; one more than four.
Five nations Ethnol., a confederacy of the Huron-Iroquois Indians, consisting of five tribes: Mohawks, Onondagas, Cayugas, Oneidas, and Senecas. They inhabited the region which is now the State of new York.
1. The number next greater than four, and less than six; five units or objects.
Five of them were wise, and five were foolish. --Matt. xxv. 2.
2. A symbol representing this number, as 5, or V.
adj : being one more than four [syn: 5, v]
n 1: the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one [syn: 5,
V, cinque, quint, quintet, fivesome, quintuplet,
pentad, fin, Phoebe, Little Phoebe]
2: a team that plays basketball [syn: basketball team]