IrishEdit

Irish cardinal numbers
 <  89 90 91  > 
    Cardinal : nócha
    Ordinal : nóchadú

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish nócha.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

nócha

  1. ninety

Usage notesEdit

  • Always used with nouns in the singular; triggers no mutation:
  • nócha carrninety cars
  • nócha beanninety women
  • nócha bliainninety years

NounEdit

nócha m (genitive singular nóchad, nominative plural nóchaidí)

  1. ninety

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NumeralEdit

Old Irish cardinal numbers
 <  80 90 100  > 
    Cardinal : nócha

nócha

  1. ninety

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Irish: nócha

ReferencesEdit