איין

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Yiddish[edit]

Yiddish cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : איין (eyn)
    Ordinal : ערשט (ersht)
    Counting form : איינס (eyns)

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German ein, from Proto-Germanic *ainaz, from Proto-Indo-European *óynos.

Numeral[edit]

איין (eyn)

  1. (cardinal) one

Usage notes[edit]

When used as a number, as in counting, איינס (eyns) is used in place of איין (eyn).

Inflection[edit]