See also: Zehn

Bavarian edit

Bavarian numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: zehn, zeah, zehne

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /t͡seːn/
    • (file)
  • IPA(key): /t͡seɐ̯/

Numeral edit

zehn

  1. ten

Central Franconian edit

Alternative forms edit

  • ziehn (southern Moselle Franconian)

Etymology edit

From Old High German zehan, from Proto-Germanic *tehun (ten), from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥ (ten). The vocalic development is comparable to that in sehn (to see), i.e. Old High German -eha- was contracted and merged with -ia- (see the same in Dutch tien, zien).

Pronunciation edit

Numeral edit

zehn

  1. (Ripuarian, northern Moselle Franconian) ten

German edit

German numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: zehn
    Ordinal: zehnte
    Sequence adverb: zehntens
    Ordinal abbreviation: 10.
    Adverbial: zehnmal
    Adverbial abbreviation: 10-mal
    Multiplier: zehnfach
    Multiplier abbreviation: 10-fach
    Fractional: Zehntel
    Polygon: Zehneck
    Polygon abbreviation: 10-Eck
    Polygonal adjective: zehneckig
    Polygonal adjective abbreviation: 10-eckig

Etymology edit

From Old High German zehan, from Proto-Germanic *tehun (ten), from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥ (ten). Compare Dutch tien, English ten, Gothic 𐍄𐌰𐌹𐌷𐌿𐌽 (taihun).

Pronunciation edit

Numeral edit

zehn

  1. (cardinal number) ten (numerical value represented in Arabic numerals as 10)

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Derived terms edit

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Further reading edit

  • zehn” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • zehn” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • zehn” in Duden online
  •   zehn on the German Wikipedia.Wikipedia de

Hunsrik edit

Hunsrik numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: zehn
    Ordinal: zehnt

Etymology edit

Inherited from Middle High German zehen, from Old High German zehan, from Proto-West Germanic *tehun, from Proto-Germanic *tehun.[1]

Cognate with German zehn and Luxembourgish zéng.

Pronunciation edit

Numeral edit

zehn

  1. ten
    Mein Dochter is zehn Joher alt.
    My daughter is ten years old.

References edit

  1. ^ Piter Kehoma Boll (2021), “zehn”, in Dicionário Hunsriqueano Riograndense–Português [Riograndenser Hunsrickisch–Portuguese Dictionary] (in Portuguese), 3 edition, Ivoti: Riograndenser Hunsrickisch, page 180

Uzbek edit

Etymology edit

From Arabicذِهْن(ḏihn). Compare Uyghurزېھىن(zëhin).

Noun edit

zehn (plural zehnlar)

  1. intelligence, intellect

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