Numbers in Bilua

How to count in Bilua, a language isolate spoken on Vella Levella Island in the Solomon Islands.

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Numeral Cardinal numbers
1 omadeu [ɔmaⁿdeu]
2 omuqa [ɔmuᵑɡa]
3 zouke [zouke]
4 ariku [ariku]
5 sike [sike]
6 varimuja [varimuⁿɟa]
7 sikeura [sikeura]
8 siotolu [siotolu]
9 siakava [siakava]
10 toni [toni]
11 toni omadeu [toni ɔmaⁿdeu]
12 toni omuqa [toni ɔmuᵑɡa]
13 toni zouke [toni zouke]
14 toni ariku [toni ariku]
15 toni sike [toni sike]
16 toni varimuja [toni varimuⁿɟa]
17 toni sikeura [toni sikeura]
18 toni siotolu [toni siotolu]
19 toni siakava [toni siakava]
20 karabete [karabete]
21 karabete omadeu [karabete ɔmaⁿdeu]
30 zouke toni [zouke toni]
40 ariku toni [ariku toni]
50 sike toni [sike toni]
60 varimuja toni [varimuⁿɟa toni]
70 sikeura toni [sikeura toni]
80 siotolu toni [siotolu toni]
90 siakava toni [siakava toni]
100 omadeu paizana [ɔmaⁿdeu paizana]
1,000 omadeu vuro [ɔmaⁿdeu vurɔ]

Sources

https://lingweb.eva.mpg.de/channumerals/Bilua.htm
https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bilua

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