IrishEdit

Irish cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : caoga
    Ordinal : caogadú

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish coíca.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

caoga

  1. fifty

Usage notesEdit

  • Always used with nouns in the singular; triggers no mutation:
  • caoga carrfifty cars
  • caoga beanfifty women
  • caoga bliainfifty years

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

caoga m (genitive singular caogad, nominative plural caogaidí)

  1. fifty, a group of fifty

DeclensionEdit

  • Plural used after numerals: caogaid

SynonymsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
caoga chaoga gcaoga
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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