πέντε

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Ancient Greek cardinal numbers
 <  δʹ εʹ ϝʹ  > 
    Cardinal : πέντε ‎(pénte)
    Ordinal : πέμπτος ‎(pémptos)
    Adverbial : πεντάκις ‎(pentákis)

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *pénkʷe, from Proto-Indo-European *pénkʷe. Cognates include Sanskrit पञ्चन् ‎(páñcan), Latin quīnque, Old Armenian հինգ ‎(hing) and Old English fīf (English five).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

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πέντε ‎(pénte) ‎(ordinal πέμπτος, adverbial πεντᾰ́κῐς)

  1. (cardinal) five

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References[edit]

  • πέντε in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • «πέντε» in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • «πέντε» in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • «πέντε» in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter
  • «πέντε» in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.
    • five idem, page 324.

Greek[edit]

Greek cardinal numbers
 <  δ΄ ε΄ στ΄  > 
    Cardinal : πέντε ‎(pénte)
    Ordinal : πέμπτος ‎(pémptos)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πέντε ‎(pénte), from Proto-Hellenic *pénkʷe, from Proto-Indo-European *pénkʷe.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Numeral[edit]

πέντε ‎(pénten ‎(invariable)

  1. (cardinal) five, 5
    πέντε αισθήσεις
    pénte aisthíseis
    five senses

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