τεσσαράκοντα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Ancient Greek numbers (edit)
μʹ
40
4
    Cardinal: τεσσᾰρᾰ́κοντᾰ (tessarákonta)
    Ordinal: τεσσαρακοστός (tessarakostós)
    Adverbial: τεσσαρακοντάκις (tessarakontákis)
    Collective: τεσσαρακοντάς (tessarakontás)

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwr̥̄ḱomt, from earlier *kʷetwr̥-dḱomt (four-ten). Cognates include Sanskrit चत्वारिंशत् (catvāriṃśát), Latin quadrāgintā, Old Armenian քառասուն (kʿaṙasun).

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τεσσᾰρᾰ́κοντᾰ (tessarákonta)

  1. (cardinal) forty

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