seventy etymology

English word seventy comes from English -ty

Detailed word origin of seventy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ty English (eng) Nonproductive suffix indicating single-digit integer multiples of ten.
seventy English (eng) The cardinal number occurring after sixty-nine and before seventy-one, represented in Roman numerals as LXX and in Arabic numerals as 70.

Words with the same origin as seventy

Descendants of -ty
eighty fifty forty ninety sixty thirty twenty