dix

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See also: Dix and dix̂

French[edit]

French numbers (edit)
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1
    Cardinal: dix
    Ordinal: dixième
    Multiplier: décuple
French Wikipedia article on 10

Etymology[edit]

From Old French dis, from Latin decem, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥. For the pronunciation compare six.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dis/ (independent)
    • (file)
    • (Quebec) IPA(key): [d͡zɪs]
    • (Louisiana) IPA(key): [d͡ʒis]
  • IPA(key): /di.z‿/ (before modified word in a vowel or mute h)
  • IPA(key): /di/ (before modified word in a consonant or aspirate h)
  • Rhymes: -is

Numeral[edit]

dix (invariable)

  1. ten

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Haitian Creole: dis
  • Louisiana Creole French: dis
  • Mauritian Creole: dis

See also[edit]

Playing cards in French · cartes à jouer (layout · text)
Ace of spades.svg 2 of spades.svg 3 of spades.svg 4 of spades.svg 5 of spades.svg 6 of spades.svg 7 of spades.svg
as deux trois quatre cinq six sept
8 of spades.svg 9 of spades.svg 10 of spades.svg Jack of spades2.svg Queen of spades2.svg King of spades2.svg Joker black 02.svg
huit neuf dix valet dame roi joker

Further reading[edit]


Norman[edit]

Norman cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : dix

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French dis, from Latin decem, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥.

Numeral[edit]

dix

  1. (Guernsey) ten