duodenonaginta

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Latin[edit]

Latin cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : duodēnōnāgintā

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Symbol: LXXXVIII

Etymology[edit]

Literally "two from ninety"; duo (two) + (from) + nōnāgintā (ninety)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /du.o.deː.noː.naːˈɡin.taː/, [d̪ʊ.ɔ.d̪eː.n̪oː.n̪aːˈɡɪn̪.t̪aː]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /du.o.de.no.naˈd͡ʒin.ta/, [d̪u.ɔ.d̪ɛ.nɔ.naˈd͡ʒin̪.t̪a]

Numeral[edit]

duodēnōnāgintā (indeclinable)

  1. eighty-eight; 88

Usage notes[edit]

Although duodēnōnāgintā is the usual expression for 88, it is also possible to say octōgintā octō (eighty-eight) or octō et octōgintā (eight and eighty).

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