восемьдесят

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Russian[edit]

Russian cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : восемьдесят ‎(vosemʹdesjat)
    Ordinal : восьмидесятый ‎(vosʹmidesjatyj)

Etymology[edit]

Compounded from восемь + десять, or eight tens. Десят was the Old East Slavic genitive plural, which is required by numbers пять and up.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈvosʲɪmʲdʲɪsʲɪt]
  • IPA(key): [ˈvosʲɪmdʲɪsʲɪt] (phonetic respelling: во́семдесят)
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Cardinal numeral[edit]

во́семьдесят ‎(vósemʹdesjat)

  1. eighty (80)
Usage note: восемьдесят in the nominative case governs the genitive plural of the noun.
  • восемьдесят книгeighty books
  • книг восемьдесят — approximately eighty books

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