80 years old, or between the ages of 80 and 90
Origin of octogenarianClassical Latin octogenarius, containing eighty ; from octogeni, eighty each ; from octoginta, eighty: see octo- and amp; -ty
an octogenarian person
Being between 80 and 90 years of age.
A person between 80 and 90 years of age.
Origin of octogenarianFrom French octogénaire, from Latin oct&omacron;g&emacron;narius, containing eighty, from oct&omacron;g&emacron;n&imacron;, eighty each, from oct&omacron;ginta, eighty : oct&omacron;, eight; see okt&omacron;(u) in Indo-European roots + -ginta, ten times; see dek&mlowring; in Indo-European roots.
- One who is between the age of eighty and eighty-nine, inclusive.
- Being between the age of 80 and 89, inclusive.
- Of or relating to an octogenarian.
From Latin octÅgÄ“nÄrius (“containing eighty"); from octÅgintÄ« (“eighty") +"Ž -an