nonus

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Latin[edit]

Latin ordinal numbers
 <  8th 9th 10th  > 
    Cardinal : novem
    Ordinal : nōnus
    Adverbial : noviēs
    Distributive : novēnī

Etymology[edit]

From earlier *novenos (expected *nūnus was adapted to novem), from novem (nine).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

nōnus (feminine nōna, neuter nōnum); first/second-declension numeral

  1. ninth (previous: octavus, next: decimus)
    Terra nona.
    The ninth land.

Declension[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative nōnus nōna nōnum nōnī nōnae nōna
Genitive nōnī nōnae nōnī nōnōrum nōnārum nōnōrum
Dative nōnō nōnō nōnīs
Accusative nōnum nōnam nōnum nōnōs nōnās nōna
Ablative nōnō nōnā nōnō nōnīs
Vocative nōne nōna nōnum nōnī nōnae nōna

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: noen
  • English: noon
  • Icelandic: nón
  • Irish: nóin
  • Italian: nono
  • Portuguese: nono
  • Spanish: nono
  • Welsh: nawn

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