soixante etymology

French word soixante comes from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs (Six.), Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs-dḱomt, Proto-Indo-European *déḱ-

Detailed word origin of soixante

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*swéḱs Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Six.
*swéḱs-dḱomt Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*déḱ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*sweḱsḱomt Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*swéḱs(d)ḱomt Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Sixty.
sexaginta Latin (lat) (cardinal) sixty; 60.
soixante French (fra) Sixty Sixty.

Words with the same origin as soixante

Descendants of *swéḱs
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