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 (tessarakonta)
    Ordinal : τεσσαρακοστός (tessarakostos)
    Adverbial : τεσσαρακοντάκις (tessarakontakis)

Cardinal numberEdit

τεσσαράκοντα (tessarakonta)

  1. (cardinal) forty

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 28 August 2013, at 20:48