septuaginta

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Latin[edit]

Latin cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : septuāgintā
    Ordinal : septuāgēsimus
    Adverbial : septuāgiēs
    Distributive : septuāgēnī

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Etymology[edit]

From earlier *septmāginta, from Proto-Indo-European *septm̥̄ḱomt, from earlier *septḿ̥-dḱomt (seven-ten). Cognate with Ancient Greek ἑβδομήκοντα (hebdomḗkonta).

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septuāgintā (indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) seventy; 70

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References[edit]

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