Last modified on 29 July 2014, at 20:28

twaalf

AfrikaansEdit

Afrikaans cardinal numbers
11 12 13
    Cardinal : twaalf
    Ordinal : twaalfde

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch twaalf, from Middle Dutch twelef, tweelf, also twalef, twaelf, from Old Dutch *twelif, *twalif, from Proto-Germanic *twalif.

NumeralEdit

twaalf

  1. (cardinal) twelve

DutchEdit

Dutch cardinal numbers
11 12 13
    Cardinal : twaalf
    Ordinal : twaalfde

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch twelef, tweelf, also twalef, twaelf, from Old Dutch *twelif, *twalif, from Proto-Germanic *twalif. Compare German zwölf, West Frisian tolve, English twelve, Danish tolf, Norwegian tolv.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

twaalf

  1. (cardinal) twelve

DescendantsEdit


Dutch Low SaxonEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately cognate to German zwölf, English twelve.

NumeralEdit

twaalf

  1. twelve (12)

See alsoEdit