quinquaginta

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Latin[edit]

Latin cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : quīnquāgintā
    Ordinal : quīnquāgēsimus
    Adverbial : quinquāgiēns
    Distributive : quinquāgēnī

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  • Symbol: L

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *penkʷēḱomt, from earlier *pénkʷe(d)ḱomt (five-ten). Cognates include Ancient Greek πεντήκοντα (pentḗkonta) and Sanskrit पञ्चाशत् (pañcāśát).

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quīnquāgintā (indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) fifty; 50

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References[edit]

  • quinquaginta in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • quinquaginta in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • quinquaginta in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette