ośmioro

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *osmero. Can be analyzed as osiem +‎ -oro.

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ośmioro

  1. (collective) eight

Usage notesEdit

  • Collective numbers are used before nouns denoting people of mixed sex, personal and animate neuter nouns (of which there are few), and non-masculine personal pluralia tantum. They are used with nouns in the genitive in nominative, accusative, instrumental, and vocative position.
ośmioro studentóweight students (at least one male and one female)
ośmioro zwierząteight animals
ośmioro drzwieight doors

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