hendeca-

hendeca-

a combining form meaning “eleven,” used in the formation of compound words: hendecahedron.

Origin:
combining form representing Greek héndeka eleven, equivalent to hén one (neuter of heîs) + déka ten

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To hendeca-
Collins
World English Dictionary
hendeca-
 
combining form
eleven: hendecagon; hendecahedron; hendecasyllable
 
[from Greek hendeka, from hen, neuter of heis one + deka ten]

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Main Entry:  hendeca-
Part of Speech:  comb form
Example:  Greek hendeka 'eleven'
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014 Dictionary.com, LLC
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature