the cardinal number 110: a humorous usage suggesting any unusually large size or quantity
Origin of eleventyeleven + -ty: coined by J. R. R. Tolkien in his book The Fellowship of the Ring (1954)
- eleven + -ty
From Old English hundendleftig (also spelled hund-endleofantig, hund-endlyftig, and hund-ælleftig). Popularized in the 20th century by JRR Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings trilogy.