trigain

WelshEdit

Welsh cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : trigain
    Ordinal : trigeinfed
    Decimal : chwe deg

EtymologyEdit

tri (three) +‎ ugain (twenty)

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

trigain (ordinal trigeinfed)

  1. (vigesimal) sixty, three score
    Synonym: chwe deg

Usage notesEdit

Numerals which employ trigain as their final element, i.e. 61 to 79, use a (and) to connect it to the preceding element, which causes an aspirate mutation, e.g. un a thrigain (sixty-one), pedwar ar bymtheg a thrigain (seventy-nine).

NounEdit

trigain m (plural trigeiniau)

  1. sixty

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
trigain drigain nhrigain thrigain
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.