δέκα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Ancient Greek numbers (edit)
100
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10
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    Cardinal: δέκᾰ (déka)
    Ordinal: δέκᾰτος (dékatos)
    Adverbial: δεκᾰ́κῐς (dekákis)
    Collective: δεκᾰ́ς (dekás)

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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Numeral[edit]

δέκᾰ (déka) (ordinal δέκᾰτος, adverbial δεκᾰ́κῐς)

  1. (cardinal) ten

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Greek[edit]

Greek cardinal numbers
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    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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