undequadraginta

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Latin[edit]

Latin cardinal numbers
XXXVIII XXXIX XL
    Cardinal : ūndēquadrāgintā

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Symbol: XXXIX

Etymology[edit]

Literally "one from forty"; ūnus (one) + (from) + quadrāgintā (forty)

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ūndēquadrāgintā (indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) thirty-nine; 39

Usage notes[edit]

Although ūndēquadrāgintā is the usual expression for 39, it is also possible to say trīgintā novem (thirty-nine) or novem et trīgintā (nine and thirty).

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