Reconstruction:Latin/cinquaginta

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This Latin entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Latin[edit]

Latin numbers (edit)
500
 ←  49 L
50
51  → 
5[a], [b]
    Cardinal: quīnquāgintā, *cīnquāgintā
    Ordinal: quīnquāgēsimus
    Adverbial: quinquāgiēns
    Distributive: quinquāgēnī

Etymology[edit]

By dissimilation from Latin quīnquāgintā, from Proto-Indo-European *pénkʷe(d)ḱomt. The same dissimilation affected quīnque > *cīnque (five), but not quīndecim (fifteen) or quīngentī (five hundred).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

*cīnquāgintā

  1. fifty

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