сорак

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Belarusian[edit]

Belarusian cardinal numbers
 <  39 40 41  > 
    Cardinal : сорак (sórak)
    Ordinal : саракавы́ (sarakavý)

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic сорокъ (sorokŭ, a bunch of 40 sable pelts). Cognates include Russian со́рок (sórok) and Ukrainian со́рок (sórok); further origin is unknown.

Numeral[edit]

со́рак (sórak)

  1. (cardinal) forty (40)

Usage notes[edit]

Сорак in the nominative case governs the genitive plural of the noun.

со́рак ме́траўsórak mjétraŭforty metres

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