χίλιοι

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Ancient Greek cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : χίλιοι(khílioi)
    Ordinal : χιλιοστός(khiliostós)
    Adverbial : χιλιάκις(khiliákis)

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *(sm̥-)ǵʰesliyoy, from *ǵʰes-, whence χείρ(kheír)), as if meaning “full hand”. Cognates include Sanskrit सहस्र(sahásra) and Latin mīlle.

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Numeral[edit]

χῑ́λιοι ‎(khī́lioi), χῑ́λιαι f(khī́liai), χῑ́λια n(khī́lia)

  1. (cardinal) thousand

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