षोडशन्

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Sanskrit[edit]

Sanskrit numbers (edit)
 ←  15 १६
16
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    Cardinal: षोडशन् (ṣoḍaśan)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *swáẓḍaśa (sixteen) from *ṣwáṭṣ (six) + *dáśa (ten). See षष् (ṣáṣ) and दश (dáśa).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Vedic) IPA(key): /ʂɐ́w.ɖɐ.ɕɐn̪/
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈʂoː.ɖɐ.ɕɐn̪/
  • Numeral[edit]

    षोडशन् (ṣóḍaśan)

    1. sixteen

    Descendants[edit]