zortzi

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Basque[edit]

Basque numbers (edit)
80
 ←  7 8 9  → 
    Cardinal: zortzi
    Ordinal: zortzigarren
    Multiplier: zortzikoitz
    Fractional: zortziren

Alternative forms[edit]

  • zorzi (Southern dialects)

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Proto-Basque *zorźi (eight). Often compared with Iberian sorse (eight).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /s̻ort͡s̻i/, [s̻o̞r.t͡s̻i]
  • (file)

Numeral[edit]

zortzi

  1. eight

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orduña A., Eduardo (2011), “Los numerales ibéricos y el protovasco [Iberian numerals and Proto-Basque]”, in Veleia[1] (in Spanish), volume 28, pages 125–139

Further reading[edit]

  • zortzi” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • zortzi” in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • zortzi” in Etymological Dictionary of Basque by R. L. Trask, sussex.ac.uk