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YiddishEdit

Yiddish cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : עלף(elf)
    Ordinal : עלפֿט(elft)
    Fractional : עלפֿטל(elftl)

Etymology 1Edit

From Old High German einlif, from Proto-Germanic *ainalif.

NumeralEdit

עלף ‎(elf)

  1. (cardinal) eleven

Etymology 2Edit

From English elf, at least partly via German Elf.

NounEdit

עלף ‎(elfm, plural עלפֿן(elfn)

  1. (literary) elf (mythical creature)