LatinEdit

Latin numbers (edit)
40[a], [b]
 ←  3 IV
4
5  → 
    Cardinal: quattuor
    Ordinal: quārtus
    Adverbial: quater
    Multiplier: quadruplex, quadruplus
    Distributive: quadrīnī, quaternī
    Fractional: quadrāns, teruncius

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwóres. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

AdverbEdit

quater (not comparable)

  1. four times

ReferencesEdit

  • quater in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • quater in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • quater in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

quater

  1. Alternative form of quarter

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Surmiran, Puter, Vallader) quatter

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quattuor, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwóres.

NumberEdit

quater

  1. (Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) four