thirtyfold

adjective
thir·​ty·​fold

Definition of thirtyfold

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : having 30 parts or aspects
2 : being 30 times as large, as great, or as many as some understood size, degree, or amount a thirtyfold increase

thirtyfold

adverb
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Definition of thirtyfold (Entry 2 of 2)

: to 30 times as much or as many : by 30 times brought forth fruit, some an hundredfold, some sixtyfold, some thirtyfold — Matthew 13:8 (Authorized Version)

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History and Etymology for thirtyfold

Adjective

Middle English thrittifold, from Old English thrītigfeald, from thrītig thirty + -feald -fold

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“Thirtyfold.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thirtyfold. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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