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Template:lang:ru cardinal numbers
[[тридцать девять#Template:lang:ru| <  39 ]] 40 [[сорок один#Template:lang:ru|41   > ]]
    Cardinal : сорок
    Ordinal : [[сороковой#Template:lang:ru|сороковой]]

Etymology 1

Borrowed from Greek τεσσαράκοντα (40) as a result of Russian trade in Byzantium.

Cardinal number

сорок (sórok)

  1. forty (40)
Usage note: сорок in the nominative case governs the genitive plural of the noun.
  • сорок книгforty books
  • книг сорок — approximately forty books
Declension
all genders
nominative со́рок
genitive сорока́
dative сорока́
accusative со́рок
instrumental сорока́
prepositional о сорока́
Derived terms

See also

Etymology 2

Noun

сорок (sorók)

  1. genitive plural of сорока

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