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AfrikaansEdit

Afrikaans cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : twaalf
    Ordinal : twaalfde

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch twaalf, from Middle Dutch twelef, tweelf, also twalef, twaelf, from Old Dutch *twelif, *twalif, from Proto-Germanic *twalif.

NumeralEdit

twaalf

  1. twelve

DutchEdit

Dutch cardinal numbers
 <  11 12 13  > 
    Cardinal : twaalf
    Ordinal : twaalfde

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch twelef, tweelf, also twalef, twaelf, from Old Dutch *twelif, *twalif, from Proto-Germanic *twalif.

Cognate with German zwölf, West Frisian tolve, English twelve, Danish tolf, Norwegian tolv.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tʋaːl(ə)f/
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NumeralEdit

twaalf

  1. twelve

DescendantsEdit


Dutch Low SaxonEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately cognate to German zwölf, English twelve.

NumeralEdit

twaalf

  1. twelve (12)

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