шестнадцать

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Russian[edit]

Russian cardinal numbers
15 16 17
    Cardinal : шестнадцать (šestnadcatʹ)
    Ordinal : шестнадцатый (šestnadcatyj)

Etymology[edit]

Compounded from шесть + на + дцать, or six on ten.

Pronunciation[edit]

Cardinal numeral[edit]

шестна́дцать (šestnádcatʹ)

  1. sixteen (16)
Usage note: шестнадцать in the nominative case governs the genitive plural of the noun.
  • шестнадцать днейsixteen days
  • дней шестнадцать — approximately sixteen days

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