πέμπτος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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From Proto-Hellenic *penkʷtos, derived from Proto-Indo-European *pénkʷe. Equivalent to πέντε (pénte, five) +‎ -τος (-tos, adjectival suffix), but the Proto-Hellenic labiovelar *kʷ developed into the labial π (p) instead of the dental consonant τ (t).

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πέμπτος (pémptosm (feminine πέμπτη, neuter πέμπτον); first/second declension

  1. (ordinal) fifth
  2. (feminine substantive)
    1. the fifth day
    2. via quintana, one of the lanes in the Roman camp

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek πέμπτος (pémptos).

Adjective[edit]

πέμπτος (pémptosm (feminine πέμπτη, neuter πέμπτο)

  1. fifth

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