Babine-Witsuwitʼen numbers

How to count in Babine-Witsuwitʼen, a Northern Athabaskan language spoken in parts of British Columbia in Canada.

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Numeral Cardinal
1 lhkʼiy [ɬqʼəj]
2 nek [neq]
3 takʼiy [taqʼəj]
4 deencʼiy [dincʼe]
5 kwileʼ [kʷəleʔ]
6 jeestan [ɟistan]
7 lhtakʼantʼiy
8 kʼideencʼiy [qʼədincʼe]
9 lhkʼiytsʼeet [ɬqʼəj t͡sʼet]
10 wineeze [wənize]
11 wineeze wi’ats lhk’iy [wənize wəʔats ɬqʼəj]
12 wineeze wi’ats nek
13 wineeze wi’ats takʼiy
14 wineeze wi’ats deencʼiy
15 wineeze wi’ats kwileʼ
16 wineeze wi’ats jeestan
17 wineeze wi’ats lhtakʼantʼiy
18 wineeze wi’ats kʼideencʼiy
19 wineeze wi’ats lhkʼiytsʼeet
20 net wineeze
21 net wineeze wi’ats lhk’iy [net wənize wəʔats ɬqʼəj]
22 net wineeze wi’ats nek
23 net wineeze wi’ats takʼiy
24 net wineeze wi’ats deencʼiy
25 net wineeze wi’ats kwileʼ
26 net wineeze wi’ats jeestan
27 net wineeze wi’ats lhtakʼantʼiy
28 net wineeze wi’ats kʼideencʼiy
29 net wineeze wi’ats lhkʼiytsʼeet
30 tat wineeze
40 dit wineeze
50 kwilet wineeze
60 jeestat wineeze
70 lhtakʼantʼet wineeze
80 kʼideet wineeze
90 lhkʼiytsʼet wineeze
100 wineezet wineeze

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Information about counting in Babine-Witsuwitʼen

Information about Babine-Witsuwitʼen | Numbers

Numbers in Athabaskan languages

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