сямнаццаць

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Belarusian[edit]

Belarusian cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : сямнаццаць (sjamnaccacʹ)
    Ordinal : сямнаццаты (sjamnaccaty)

Etymology[edit]

Compounded from сем (sjem) +‎ на (na) +‎ дзесяць (dzjesjacʹ), or seven on ten. Compare Old Church Slavonic седмь на десѧте (sedmĭ na desęte). Other cognates include Ukrainian сімна́дцять (simnádcjatʹ) and Russian семна́дцать (semnádcatʹ).

Numeral[edit]

сямна́ццаць (sjamnáccacʹ)

  1. (cardinal) seventeen (17)

Usage notes[edit]

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

сямна́ццаць гадо́ўsjamnáccacʹ hadóŭseventeen years

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