undesexaginta

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Latin[edit]

Latin cardinal numbers
LVIII LIX LX
    Cardinal : ūndēsexāgintā

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Symbol: LIX

Etymology[edit]

Literally "one from sixty"; ūnus (one) + (from) + sexāgintā (sixty)

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ūndēsexāgintā (indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) fifty-nine; 59

Usage notes[edit]

Although ūndēsexāgintā is the usual expression for 59, it is also possible to say quīnquāgintā novem (fifty-nine) or novem et quīnquāgintā (nine and fifty).

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