quadraginta

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Latin[edit]

Latin cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : quadrāgintā
    Ordinal : quadrāgēsimus
    Adverbial : quadrāgiēns
    Distributive : quādrāgēnī

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  • Symbol: XL

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwr̥(d)ḱomt (four-ten). Cognates include Ancient Greek τετρώκοντα (tetrṓkonta) and Sanskrit चत्वारिंशत् (catvāriṃśát).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /kʷa.draːˈɡin.taː/, [kʷa.d̪raːˈɡɪn̪.t̪aː]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /kwa.draˈd͡ʒin.ta/, [kwa.d̪raˈd͡ʒin̪.t̪a]
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Numeral[edit]

quadrāgintā (indeclinable)

  1. forty; 40

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