4th meaning in General Dictionary
coming after that after the 3rd in position
- coming after that following the 3rd and simply prior to the 5th constantly in place or time or level or magnitude
Sentence Examples with the word 4th
It may be discerned in the interpolations in the prayers; possibly in the reference to the chief deacon, for elsewhere no single deacon is distinguished by name until the close of the 4th century; in the reference to the Epiphany, which is first heard of elsewhere at the beginning of the 4th century.