duodequadraginta

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Latin[edit]

Latin cardinal numbers
XXXVII XXXVIII XXXIX
    Cardinal : duodēquadrāgintā

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Symbol: XXXVIII

Etymology[edit]

Literally "two from forty"; duo (two) + (from) + quadrāgintā (forty)

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

duodēquadrāgintā (indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) thirty-eight; 38

Usage notes[edit]

Although duodēquadrāgintā is the usual expression for 38, it is also possible to say trīgintā octō (thirty-eight) or octō et trīgintā (eight and thirty).

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