बीस

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Hindi[edit]

Hindi numbers (edit)
 ←  19 २०
20
21  → 
2
    Cardinal: बीस (bīs)
    Ordinal: बीसवां (bīsvā̃)

Etymology[edit]

Cf. Sanskrit विंशति (viṃśatí), also Persian بيست (bist). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁wih₁ḱm̥t, from *dwi(h₁)dḱm̥ti (two-ten).

Numeral[edit]

बीस (bīs), Urdu spelling: بیس

  1. (cardinal) twenty

Nepali[edit]

Numeral[edit]

बीस (bīsa), pronounced बिस् (bis)

  1. (cardinal) twenty