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See also: Milliard and milliárd

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French milliard.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

milliard (plural milliards)

  1. (cardinal, now rare) 109, a thousand times a million. (Now generally replaced by the short scale billion.) [from 18th c.]
    • 1977, Alistair Horne, A Savage War of Peace, New York Review Books 2006, p. 155:
      For the coming year France would contribute 80 milliard francs ($200 million) to the Algerian budget [...].

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Crimean TatarEdit

EtymologyEdit

French milliard.

NumeralEdit

milliard

  1. A milliard (a short scale billion).

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary][1], Simferopol: Dolya, ISBN 966-7980-89-8

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From million, by changing the suffix to -ard.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

milliard

  1. A milliard (a short scale billion).

NounEdit

milliard m (plural milliards)

  1. A milliard (a short scale billion).

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

milliard m (definite singular milliarden, indefinite plural milliarder, definite plural milliardene)

  1. milliard (a short scale billion).
  2. a billion (1000 million)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

milliard m (definite singular milliarden, indefinite plural milliardar, definite plural milliardane)

  1. milliard (a short scale billion).
  2. a billion (1000 million)

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RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) milliarda

NumeralEdit

milliard

  1. (Puter, Vallader) milliard (a short scale billion).

NounEdit

milliard m (plural milliards)

  1. (Puter, Vallader) milliard (a short scale billion).

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TatarEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian миллиа́рд (milliárd).

NumeralEdit

milliard (Cyrillic spelling миллиард)

  1. A milliard (a short scale billion).

DeclensionEdit