undenonaginta

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Latin[edit]

Latin numbers (edit)
 ←  88 LXXXIX
89
90  → [a], [b]
    Cardinal: ūndēnōnāgintā

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Symbol: LXXXIX

Etymology[edit]

Literally "one from ninety"; ūnus (one) + (from) + nōnāgintā (ninety)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /uːn.deː.noː.naːˈɡin.taː/, [uːn̪d̪eːnoːnäːˈɡɪn̪t̪äː]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /un.de.no.naˈd͡ʒin.ta/, [un̪d̪ɛnɔnɑˈd͡ʒin̪t̪ɑ]

Numeral[edit]

ūndēnōnāgintā (indeclinable)

  1. eighty-nine; 89

Usage notes[edit]

Although ūndēnōnāgintā is the usual expression for 89, it is also possible to say octōgintā novem (eighty-nine) or novem et octōgintā (nine and eighty).

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References[edit]

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