eahta

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From Proto-Germanic *ahtōu, from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw. Cognate with Old High German ahto, Old Saxon ahto, Old Norse átta, Gothic 𐌰𐌷𐍄𐌰𐌿 ‎(ahtau); and, outside the Germanic languages, with Sanskrit अष्ट ‎(aṣṭa), Ancient Greek ὀκτώ ‎(oktṓ), Latin octo, Albanian tetë, Old Irish ocht, Old Church Slavonic осмь ‎(osmĭ).

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eahta

  1. (cardinal) eight

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