ἑβδομήκοντα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Ancient Greek numbers (edit)
 ←  69 οʹ
70
7
    Cardinal: ἑβδομήκοντα (hebdomḗkonta)
    Ordinal: ἑβδομηκοστός (hebdomēkostós)
    Adverbial: ἑβδομηκοντάκις (hebdomēkontákis)
    Collective: ἑβδομηκοντάς (hebdomēkontás)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *hebdomākontə, from Proto-Indo-European *septm̥-ḱómt-h₂, from *septḿ̥(d)ḱomt. Cognates include Sanskrit सप्तति (saptati), Latin septuāgintā and Old Armenian եօթանասուն (eōtʿanasun).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /heb.do.mɛ̌ː.kon.ta/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /(h)ɛb.doˈme.kon.ta/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /eβ.ðoˈmi.kon.ta/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ev.ðoˈmi.kon.ta/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ev.ðoˈmi.kon.da/
  • Numeral[edit]

    ἑβδομήκοντᾰ (hebdomḗkonta) (ordinal ἑβδομηκοστός, adverbial ἑβδομηκοντᾰ́κῐς)

    1. (cardinal) seventy

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