tólf

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tólf, from Proto-Germanic *twalif. Compare Faroese tólv, Norwegian, Swedish, and Danish tolv.

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tólf

  1. twelve; the cardinal number after ellefu (eleven) and before þrettán (thirteen).

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *twalif. Compare Old Saxon twēlif, Old English twelf, Old Frisian twelif, Old High German zwelif, Gothic 𐍄𐍅𐌰𐌻𐌹𐍆 (twalif).

Numeral[edit]

tólf

  1. twelve

Descendants[edit]

  • Danish: tolv
  • Faroese: tólv
  • Icelandic: tólf