acht

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Alemannic German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

acht

  1. (cardinal) eight

Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch achte, acht, from Old Dutch ahto, from Proto-Germanic *ahtōu, from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw. Compare German acht, English eight, Danish otte, Swedish åtta.

Numeral[edit]

Dutch cardinal numbers
7 8 9
    Cardinal : acht
    Ordinal : achtste

acht

  1. (cardinal) eight
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: agt

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch achte, from Old Dutch *ahta, from Proto-Germanic *ahtō.

Noun[edit]

acht f (uncountable)

  1. attention, heed
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: ag

Verb[edit]

acht

  1. first-, second- and third-person singular present indicative of achten
  2. imperative of achten

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch Low Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon ahto, from Proto-Germanic *ahtōu. Cognate to German Low German acht, German acht, Dutch acht.

Numeral[edit]

acht

  1. (in many (all ?) dialects ) eight (8)

German[edit]

German cardinal numbers
7 8 9
    Cardinal : acht
    Ordinal : achte

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German ahto, from Proto-Germanic *ahtōu, from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw. Compare Dutch acht, English eight, Danish otte, Swedish åtta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

acht

  1. (cardinal) eight

Related terms[edit]

Coordinate terms[edit]


German Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon ahto, from Proto-Germanic *ahtōu. Cognate to Dutch Low Saxon acht, German acht, Dutch acht.

Numeral[edit]

acht

  1. (in many dialects, including Low Prussian and Plautdietsch) eight (8)

Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin āctus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

acht m (genitive achta, nominative plural achtanna)

  1. decree
  2. compact
  3. condition
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish acht.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

acht

  1. obsolete spelling of ach

Preposition[edit]

acht

  1. obsolete spelling of ach

Adverb[edit]

acht

  1. obsolete spelling of ach

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
acht n-acht hacht t-acht
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Middle Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

acht

  1. Alternative form of achte.

Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *extos (except, but), from Proto-Indo-European *eǵʰsto- (out), from *eǵʰs.

Conjunction[edit]

acht

  1. but
  2. provided (that) (followed by ro- and the subjunctive mood of the verb)

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of aigid.

Verb[edit]

·acht

  1. third-person singular preterite conjunct of aigid
  2. passive singular preterite conjunct of aigid

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
·acht unchanged ·n-acht
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian achta, from Proto-Germanic *ahtōu, from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw.

Noun[edit]

acht (plural: achten)

  1. eight