milliard

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See also: Milliard and milliárd

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French milliard.

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milliard (plural milliards)

  1. (cardinal, now rare) 109, a thousand times a million. (Now generally replaced by billion.) [from 18th c.]
    • 1977, Alistair Horne, A Savage War of Peace, New York Review Books 2006, p. 155:
      For the coming year France would contribute 80 milliard francs ($200 million) to the Algerian budget [...].

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Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French milliard.

Cardinal numeral[edit]

milliard

  1. A milliard (a short scale billion).

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From million, by changing the suffix to -ard.

Numeral[edit]

milliard

  1. A milliard (a short scale billion).

Noun[edit]

milliard m (plural milliards)

  1. A milliard (a short scale billion).

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Cardinal numeral[edit]

milliard m (definite singular milliarden, indefinite plural milliarder, definite plural milliardene)

  1. milliard (a short scale billion).
  2. a billion (1000 million)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Cardinal numeral[edit]

milliard m (definite singular milliarden, indefinite plural milliardar, definite plural milliardane)

  1. milliard (a short scale billion).
  2. a billion (1000 million)

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Romansch[edit]

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  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) milliarda

Numeral[edit]

milliard

  1. (Puter, Vallader) milliard (a short scale billion).

Noun[edit]

milliard m (plural milliards)

  1. (Puter, Vallader) milliard (a short scale billion).

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Tatar[edit]

Cardinal numeral[edit]

milliard (Cyrillic spelling миллиард)

  1. A milliard (a short scale billion).

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