# Twelve vs Twelfe - What's the difference?

twelve | twelfe |

## As numerals the difference between twelve and twelfe

is that twelve is the cardinal number occurring after eleven and before thirteen, represented in Arabic numerals as 12 and in Roman numerals as XII while twelfe is obsolete form of lang=en.

## As a noun twelve

is a group of twelve items.

## As an adjective twelfe is

obsolete form of lang=en.

# twelve

## English

(wikipedia twelve)

### Alternative forms

* Arabic numerals: * Roman numerals: XII

### Numeral

• The cardinal number occurring after eleven and before thirteen, represented in Arabic numerals as 12 and in Roman numerals as XII.
• There are twelve months in a year.

* Last: eleven. Next: thirteen

### Noun

(en noun)
• A group of twelve items.
• Fractions would be a little easier if we counted by twelves .
• A twelve-bore gun.
• * 1982 , (Lawrence Durrell), Constance'', Faber & Faber 2004 (''Avignon Quintet ), p. 880:
• In this way Von Esslin ‘inherited’ two fine hammerless twelves which he used once or twice for duck on the Camargue.
• (legal) (colloquial) A jury (normally composed of twelve persons).

* dozen

### Statistics

* English cardinal numbers