kaksteist

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Estonian[edit]

Estonian cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : kaksteist
    Ordinal : kaheteistkümnes

Etymology[edit]

kaks (two) +‎ teist (of second). Shortened from kaksteistkümmend ("two of the second ten"), which is still evident in declension. Cognate with Finnish kaksitoista.

Numeral[edit]

kaksteist

  1. (cardinal) twelve

Declension[edit]

There is also a shortened genitive singular, kaheteist.