πεντήκοντα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Ancient Greek numbers (edit)
νʹ
50
5
    Cardinal: πεντήκοντα (pentḗkonta)
    Ordinal: πεντηκοστός (pentēkostós)
    Collective: πεντηκοντάς (pentēkontás)

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *penkʷēḱomth₂, from earlier *pénkʷe(d)ḱomt (five-ten). Cognates include Latin quīnquāgintā, Sanskrit पञ्चाशत् (pañcāśát) and Old Armenian յիսուն (yisun).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pen.tɛ̌ː.kon.ta/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /pɛnˈte.kon.ta/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /penˈti.kon.ta/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /penˈti.kon.ta/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /penˈdi.kon.da/
  • Numeral[edit]

    πεντήκοντᾰ (pentḗkonta) (ordinal πεντηκοστός, adverbial πεντηκοντᾰ́κῐς)

    1. fifty

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Ancient Greek πεντήκοντα (pentḗkonta).

    Pronunciation[edit]

    • IPA(key): /penˈdikonda/
    • Hyphenation: πε‧ντή‧κο‧ντα

    Numeral[edit]

    πεντήκοντα (pentíkonta)

    1. Katharevousa form of πενήντα (penínta)