बीस

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See also: बस

Hindi[edit]

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

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit विंशति (viṃśatí), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *HwiHśatí, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *HwiHĉati, from Proto-Indo-European *dwi(h₁)dḱm̥ti. Compare Persian بيست (bist).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

बीस (bīs) (Urdu spelling بیس)

  1. (cardinal) twenty

Nepali[edit]

Numeral[edit]

बीस (bīsa), pronounced बिस् (bis)

  1. (cardinal) twenty