undeoctoginta

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Latin[edit]

Latin cardinal numbers
LXXVIII LXXIX LXXX
    Cardinal : ūndēoctōgintā

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Symbol: LXXIX

Etymology[edit]

Literally "one from eighty"; ūnus (one) + (from) + octōgintā (eighty)

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ūndēoctōgintā (indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) seventy-nine; 79

Usage notes[edit]

Although ūndēoctōgintā is the usual expression for 79, it is also possible to say septuāgintā novem (seventy-nine) or novem et septuāgintā (nine and seventy).

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