dieciséis

AsturianEdit

Asturian cardinal numbers
 <  15 16 17  > 
    Cardinal : dieciséis
    Ordinal : decimosestu

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From diez (ten) + y (and) + seis (six).

NumeralEdit

dieciséis (indeclinable)

  1. sixteen

SpanishEdit

Spanish numbers (edit)
 ←  15 16 17  → 
    Cardinal: dieciséis
    Ordinal: decimosexto
    Fractional: dieciseisavo

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish dizeseis, diezeseis (literally ten and six), an analytical form (compare Galician dezaseis, Portuguese dezesseis, dezasseis) replacing Old Spanish seze, sedze, from Latin sēdecim (compare Catalan setze, French seize, Italian sedici).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /djeθiˈseis/, [d̪je.θiˈsei̯s]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /djesiˈseis/, [d̪je.siˈsei̯s]
  • (file)

NumeralEdit

dieciséis

  1. sixteen
    Synonym: sece (obsolete)

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Tagalog: disiseis

Further readingEdit