dieciséis

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Asturian[edit]

Asturian cardinal numbers
 <  15 16 17  > 
    Cardinal : dieciséis
    Ordinal : decimosestu

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From diez ‎(ten) + y ‎(and) + seis ‎(six).

Numeral[edit]

dieciséis (indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) sixteen

Spanish[edit]

Spanish cardinal numbers
 <  15 16 17  > 
    Cardinal : dieciséis
    Ordinal : decimosexto

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish dizeseis, diezeseis ‎(literally ten and six), an analytical form (compare Galician dezaseis, Portuguese dezesseis) replacing Old Spanish sedze, seze, from Latin sēdecim (compare Catalan setze, French seize, Italian sedici).

Pronunciation[edit]

Cardinal number[edit]

dieciséis

  1. (cardinal) sixteen

Derived terms[edit]