ὀκτώ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Ancient Greek numbers (edit)
80
 ←  7 ηʹ
8
9  → 
    Cardinal: ὀκτώ (oktṓ)
    Ordinal: ὄγδοος (ógdoos)
    Adverbial: ὀκτᾰ́κῐς (oktákis)
    Collective: ὀκτᾰ́ς (oktás)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *oktṓ, from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw. Cognates include Sanskrit अष्ट (aṣṭa), Latin octō, and Old English eahta (English eight).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ok.tɔ̌ː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /okˈto/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /okˈto/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /okˈto/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /okˈto/
  • Numeral[edit]

    ὀκτώ (oktṓ) (ordinal ὄγδοος, adverbial ὀκτᾰ́κῐς)

    1. (cardinal) eight

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