CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

Catalan cardinal numbers
 <  7 8 9  > 
    Cardinal : huit
    Ordinal : huité
    Multiplier : òctuple
Catalan Wikipedia article on huit

huit m or f

  1. (Valencia) Alternative form of vuit (eight)

NounEdit

huit m (plural huits)

  1. (Valencia) Alternative form of vuit (eight)

FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French huyct, from Old French uit, from Latin octō, from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw, the h was added to avoid confusion with vit. Compare huile, huis, huître.

PronunciationEdit

  • (France) IPA(key): /ɥit/
  • (file)
  • (before a consonant or aspirated h) IPA(key): /ɥi/
  • (Wallonia) IPA(key): /wit/
  • (Quebec) IPA(key): /ɥɪt/
  • Rhymes: -it

NumeralEdit

French numbers (edit)
80[a], [b], [c]
 ←  7 8 9  → 
    Cardinal: huit
    Ordinal: huitième
    Multiplier: octuple

huit

  1. eight

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Playing cards in French · cartes à jouer (layout · text)
             
as deux trois quatre cinq six sept
             
huit neuf dix valet dame roi joker

Further readingEdit


NormanEdit

Norman cardinal numbers
 <  7 8 9  > 
    Cardinal : huit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French uit, from Latin octō, from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NumeralEdit

huit

  1. (Jersey, Guernsey) eight

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

huit m (plural huits)

  1. (Jersey) figure-of-eight knot