quinquaginta

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Latin[edit]

Latin numbers (edit)
500
 ←  49 L
50
5[a], [b]
    Cardinal: quīnquāgintā, *cīnquāgintā
    Ordinal: quīnquāgēsimus
    Adverbial: quinquāgiēns
    Distributive: quinquāgēnī

Alternative forms[edit]

  • 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).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /kʷiːn.kʷaːˈɡin.taː/, [kᶣiːŋ.kʷaːˈɡɪn̪.t̪aː]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /kwin.kwaˈd͡ʒin.ta/, [kwiŋ.kwaˈd͡ʒin̪.t̪a]
  • (file)

Numeral[edit]

quīnquāgintā (indeclinable)

  1. fifty; 50

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Vulgar Latin: *cīnquāgintā (see there for further descendants)

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