seofon

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sebun, from Proto-Indo-European *septḿ̥. Cognate with Old High German sibun (German sieben), Old Saxon siƀun (Dutch zeven), Old Norse sjau (Swedish sju), Gothic 𐍃𐌹𐌱𐌿𐌽; and, outside the Germanic languages, with Sanskrit सप्तन् (saptán), Ancient Greek ἑπτά, Latin septem (French sept etc.), Albanian shtatë, Old Irish secht (Irish seacht), Old Church Slavonic сєдмь.

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seofon

  1. (cardinal) seven

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