żewġ

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Maltese[edit]

Maltese cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : żewġ
    Ordinal : it-tieni
    Adverbial : darbtejn

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic زَوْج ‎(zawj, pair). Compare Moroccan Arabic جُوج ‎(žūž)

Numeral[edit]

żewġ m, f

  1. (construct) two

Usage notes[edit]

  • The construct form is used before counted nouns. The long form (with -t) is conditioned by environment.

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