πέντε

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Ancient Greek[edit]

Ancient Greek numbers (edit)
50
 ←  4 εʹ
5
6  → 
    Cardinal: πέντε (pénte)
    Ordinal: πέμπτος (pémptos)
    Adverbial: πεντᾰ́κῐς (pentákis)
    Collective: πεντᾰ́ς (pentás)

Alternative forms[edit]

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]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pén.te/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈpɛn.tɛ/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈpen.te/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈpen.te/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈpen.de/
  • Numeral[edit]

    πέντε (pénte) (ordinal πέμπτος, adverbial πεντᾰ́κῐς)

    1. (cardinal) five

    Usage notes[edit]

    Descendants[edit]

    References[edit]


    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]

    (file)
    • Hyphenation: πέ‧ντε

    Numeral[edit]

    πέντε (pénten (indeclinable)

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

    Related terms[edit]

    See also[edit]