ἐννέα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Ancient Greek numbers (edit)
90
 ←  8 θʹ
9
10  → 
    Cardinal: ἐννέᾰ (ennéa)
    Ordinal: ἔνᾰτος (énatos)
    Adverbial: ἐνᾰ́κῐς (enákis)
    Collective: ἐννεᾰ́ς (enneás)

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *ennéwə, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥. Cognates include Old Armenian ինն (inn), Sanskrit नवन् (navan), Latin novem, and Old English niġon (English nine).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /en.né.a/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ɛnˈnɛ.a/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /enˈne.a/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /enˈne.a/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /eˈne.a/
  • Numeral[edit]

    ἐννέᾰ (ennéa) (ordinal ἔνᾰτος, adverbial ἐνᾰ́κῐς)

    1. (cardinal) nine

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