Posted by Brian from Shawnee on May 07, 2004
In Reply to: Re: Words for Ages posted by SR on May 07, 2004
: : "Octogenarian" is used to describe the age of someone who is 80 years old. Are there words for other ages? For instance, I just turned 50 -- what would I be called (besides "old" or "almost old" -- grin)?
: : Bob Allen
: Senior citizens:
: I haven't found one for fifty.
I got 53 hits on Google for "pentagenarian".