δεκάς

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Etymology[edit]

Derived from δέκᾰ (déka) +‎ -ᾰ́ς (-ás); compare δυάς (duás), τριάς (triás), τετράς (tetrás), χιλιάς (khiliás), μυριάς (muriás).

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Noun[edit]

δεκᾰ́ς (dekásf (genitive δεκᾰ́δος); third declension

  1. the number ten
  2. a group of ten, decade (i.e. ten of something, not necessarily years)

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