dieciséis

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Asturian[edit]

Asturian cardinal numbers
15 16 17
    Cardinal : dieciséis
    Ordinal : decimosestu

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From diez (ten) + y (and) + seis (six).

Numeral[edit]

dieciséis (indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) sixteen

Spanish[edit]

Spanish cardinal numbers
15 16 17
    Cardinal : dieciséis
    Ordinal : decimosexto

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish dizeseis, diezeseis (literally ten and six), an analytical form (compare Galician dezaseis, Portuguese dezesseis) replacing Old Spanish sedze, seze, from Latin sēdecim (compare Catalan setze, French seize, Italian sedici).

Pronunciation[edit]

Cardinal number[edit]

dieciséis

  1. (cardinal) sixteen

Derived terms[edit]