τεσσαράκοντα

Ancient Greek edit

Ancient Greek numbers (edit)
400
 ←  30 μʹ
40
50  → 
4
    Cardinal: τεσσᾰρᾰ́κοντᾰ (tessarákonta)
    Ordinal: τεσσαρακοστός (tessarakostós)
    Adverbial: τεσσαρακοντάκις (tessarakontákis)
    Collective: τεσσαρακοντάς (tessarakontás)

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

 

Numeral edit

τεσσᾰρᾰ́κοντᾰ (tessarákonta)

  1. forty

Descendants edit

  • Greek: σαράντα (saránta)

References edit