fimmtán

IcelandicEdit

Icelandic cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : fimmtán
    Ordinal : fimmtándi

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse fimmtán, from Proto-Germanic *fimftehun.

NumeralEdit

fimmtán

  1. fifteen; the cardinal number after fjórtán and before sextán.

Related termsEdit


Old NorseEdit

cardinal number
15 Previous: fjórtán
Next: sextán

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *fimftehun. Compare Old Saxon fīftein, Old Frisian fīftīne, Old English fīftīene, Old High German fimfzehan, Gothic 𐍆𐌹𐌼𐍆𐍄𐌰𐌹𐌷𐌿𐌽 (fimftaihun).

NumeralEdit

fimmtán (ordinal fimmtándi)

  1. fifteen

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: fimmtán
  • Faroese: fimtan
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: femten
  • Norwegian Bokmål: femten
  • Swedish: femton
  • Danish: femten

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