nonante

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French nonante, from Latin nonaginta.

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nonante

  1. (Switzerland, Belgium, Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Acadian) ninety
    Il a attendu nonante minutes. - he waited for ninety minutes.

Usage notes[edit]

Used in place of quatre-vingt-dix in Switzerland and Belgium, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, and some parts of Acadia.

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nonaginta.

Numeral[edit]

nonante

  1. ninety

Walloon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French nonante, from Latin nonaginta.

Numeral[edit]

nonante

  1. ninety