tíggju

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Faroese[edit]

Faroese cardinal numbers
9 10 11
    Cardinal : tíggju
    Ordinal : tíggjundi

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tíu, from Proto-Germanic *tehun (ten), from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t (ten). Cognate with Icelandic tíu, Swedish tio, Danish ti and English ten.

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tíggju

  1. (cardinal) ten, cardinal number after níggju and before ellivu