sexaginta

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Latin[edit]

Latin numbers (edit)
600[a], [b]
 ←  59 LX
60
61  → 
6
    Cardinal: sexāgintā
    Ordinal: sexāgēsimus
    Adverbial: sexāgiēns, sexāgiēs
    Distributive: sexāgēnī

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Symbol: LX

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *sweḱsḱomt, from earlier *swéḱs-dḱomt (six-ten). Cognate with Ancient Greek ἑξήκοντα (hexḗkonta).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /sek.saːˈɡin.taː/, [s̠ɛks̠äːˈɡɪn̪t̪äː]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /sek.saˈd͡ʒin.ta/, [sɛɡzɑˈd͡ʒin̪t̪ɑ]
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Numeral[edit]

sexāgintā (indeclinable)

  1. sixty; 60

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References[edit]

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