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τεσσαράκοντα

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwr̥̄ḱomt, from earlier *kʷetwr̥-dḱomt (four-ten). Cognates include Sanskrit चत्वारिंशत् (catvāriṃśát), Latin quadrāgintā and Old Armenian քառասուն (kʿaṙasun).

PronunciationEdit

Ancient Greek cardinal numbers
  μʹ  
    Cardinal : τεσσαράκοντα (tessarákonta)
    Ordinal : τεσσαρακοστός (tessarakostós)
    Adverbial : τεσσαρακοντάκις (tessarakontákis)

Cardinal numberEdit

τεσσαράκοντα (tessarákonta)

  1. (cardinal) forty

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