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Ancient GreekEdit

Ancient Greek numbers (edit)
 ←  59 ξʹ
60
61  → 
6
    Cardinal: ἑξήκοντα (hexḗkonta)
    Ordinal: ἑξηκοστός (hexēkostós)
    Adverbial: ἑξηκοντάκις (hexēkontákis)
    Collective: ἑξηκοντάς (hexēkontás)

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Proto-Indo-European *sweḱsḱomth₂, from the earlier *swéḱs-dḱomt-h₂ (six-ten); see *swéḱs(d)ḱomt. Cognate with the Latin sexāgintā and the Old Armenian վաթսուն (vatʿsun).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /hek.sɛ̌ː.kon.ta/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /(h)ɛkˈse.kon.ta/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ekˈsi.kon.ta/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ekˈsi.kon.ta/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ekˈsi.kon.da/
  • NumeralEdit

    ἑξήκοντᾰ (hexḗkonta) (ordinal ἑξηκοστός, adverbial ἑξηκοντάκις)

    1. (cardinal) sixty

    Derived termsEdit

    NounEdit

    ἑξήκοντᾰ (hexḗkontam pl (indeclinable)

    1. a college of γελωτοποιοί at Athens

    DeclensionEdit

    ReferencesEdit