шестьдесят

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Russian[edit]

Russian cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : шестьдеся́т (šestʹdesját)
    Ordinal : шестидеся́тый (šestidesjátyj)

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʂɨzʲdʲɪˈsʲat]
  • (colloquial or fast) IPA(key): [ʂɨ(j)ɪˈsʲat] (phonetic respelling: шееся́т)
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Numeral[edit]

шестьдеся́т (šestʹdesját)

  1. sixty (60)

Usage notes[edit]

Usage note[edit]

шестьдесят (šestʹdesjat) in the nominative case and accusative case governs the genitive plural of the noun. In other cases, it governs the corresponding plural case of the noun.

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