δέκα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Ancient Greek cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : δέκα(déka)
    Ordinal : δέκατος(dékatos)
    Adverbial : δεκάκις(dekákis)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *dékə, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t. Cognates include Sanskrit दश(dáśa), Latin decem, Old Armenian տասն(tasn) and Old English tīen (English ten).

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δέκᾰ ‎(déka) ‎(ordinal δέκᾰτος, adverbial δεκᾰ́κῐς)

  1. (cardinal) ten

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Greek[edit]

Greek cardinal numbers
 <  θ΄ ι΄ ια΄  > 
    Cardinal : δέκα(déka)
    Ordinal : δέκατος(dékatos)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δέκα(déka), from Proto-Hellenic *dékə, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈðe̞ka]
  • Hyphenation: δέ‧κα

Numeral[edit]

δέκα ‎(déka) ‎(invariable)

  1. (cardinal) ten

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