fimmtán

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Icelandic[edit]

Icelandic cardinal numbers
 <  14 15 16  > 
    Cardinal : fimmtán
    Ordinal : fimmtándi

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse fimmtán, from Proto-Germanic *fimftehun.

Numeral[edit]

fimmtán

  1. fifteen; the cardinal number after fjórtán and before sextán.

Related terms[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

cardinal number
15 Previous: fjórtán
Next: sextán

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *fimftehun. Compare Old Saxon fīftein, Old Frisian fīftīne, Old English fīftīene, Old High German fimfzehan, Gothic 𐍆𐌹𐌼𐍆𐍄𐌰𐌹𐌷𐌿𐌽 (fimftaihun).

Numeral[edit]

fimmtán (ordinal fimmtándi)

  1. fifteen

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: fimmtán
  • Faroese: fimtan
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: femten
  • Norwegian Bokmål: femten
  • Swedish: femton
  • Danish: femten

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