шаснаццаць

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Belarusian[edit]

Belarusian cardinal numbers
 <  15 16 17  > 
    Cardinal : шаснаццаць (šasnaccacʹ)
    Ordinal : шаснаццаты (šasnaccaty)

Etymology[edit]

Compounded from шэсць + на + дзесяць, or six on ten. Compare Old Church Slavonic шесть на десѧте (šestĭ na desęte). Other cognates include Ukrainian шістна́дцять (šistnádcjatʹ) and Russian шестна́дцать (šestnádcatʹ).

Numeral[edit]

шасна́ццаць (šasnáccacʹ)

  1. (cardinal) sixteen (16)

Usage notes[edit]

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

шасна́ццаць гадо́ўšasnáccacʹ hadóŭsixteen years

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