duodeoctoginta

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Latin[edit]

Latin cardinal numbers
LXXVII LXXVIII LXXIX
    Cardinal : duodēoctōgintā

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Symbol: LXXVIII

Etymology[edit]

Literally "two from eighty"; duo (two) + (from) + octōgintā (eighty)

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

duodēoctōgintā (indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) seventy-eight; 78

Usage notes[edit]

Although duodēoctōgintā is the usual expression for 78, it is also possible to say septuāgintā octō (seventy-eight) or octō et septuāgintā (eight and seventy).

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