ἑπτά

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Ancient Greek numbers (edit)
70
 ←  6 ζʹ
7
8  → 
    Cardinal: ἑπτᾰ́ (heptá)
    Ordinal: ἕβδομος (hébdomos)
    Adverbial: ἑπτᾰ́κῐς (heptákis)
    Collective: ἑπτᾰ́ς (heptás)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *heptə́, from Proto-Indo-European *septḿ̥. Cognates include Latin septem, Sanskrit सप्तन् (saptán), Old Armenian եաւթն (eawtʿn), Old English seofon (English seven).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /hep.tá/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /(h)ɛpˈta/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /epˈta/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /epˈta/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /epˈta/
  • Numeral[edit]

    ἑπτᾰ́ (heptá) (ordinal ἕβδομος, adverbial ἑπτάκις)

    1. (cardinal) seven.

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