huit

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Catalan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin octō (eight), from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

Catalan cardinal numbers
 <  7 8 9  > 
    Cardinal : huit
    Ordinal : huité
    Multiplier : òctuple
Catalan Wikipedia article on huit

huit m or f

  1. (Valencia) eight
    Synonym: vuit

Noun[edit]

huit m (plural huits)

  1. (Valencia) eight

French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French huyct, from Old French uit, from Latin octō, from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw, the h was added to avoid confusion with vit. Compare huile, huis, huître.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (France) IPA(key): /ɥit/
  • (file)
  • (before a consonant or aspirated h) IPA(key): /ɥi/
  • (Wallonia) IPA(key): /wit/
  • (Quebec) IPA(key): /ɥɪt/
  • Rhymes: -it

Numeral[edit]

French numbers (edit)
80[a], [b], [c]
 ←  7 8 9  → 
    Cardinal: huit
    Ordinal: huitième
    Multiplier: octuple

huit

  1. eight

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Playing cards in French · cartes à jouer (layout · text)
40 Asso di picche.jpg 41 Due di picche.jpg 42 Tre di picche.jpg 43 Quattro di picche.jpg 44 Cinque di picche.jpg 45 Sei di picche.jpg 46 Sette di picche.jpg
as deux trois quatre cinq six sept
47 Otto di picche.jpg 48 Nove di picche.jpg 49 Dieci di picche.jpg 50 J di picche.jpg 51 Q di picche.jpg 52 K di picche.jpg Jolly Nero.jpg
huit neuf dix valet dame roi joker

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Norman[edit]

Norman cardinal numbers
 <  7 8 9  > 
    Cardinal : huit

Etymology[edit]

From Old French uit, from Latin octō, from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Numeral[edit]

huit

  1. (Jersey, Guernsey) eight

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

huit m (plural huits)

  1. (Jersey) figure-of-eight knot