Numbers in Bugis (Basa Ugi / ᨅᨔ ᨕᨘᨁᨗ)

Information about counting in Bugis or Buginese, a Malayo-Polynesian language spoken mainly in South Sulawesi in Indonesia.

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Numeral Cardinal numbers
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1 seddi (ᨔᨙᨉᨗ)
2 dua (ᨉᨘᨓ), duwa
3 təllu (ᨈᨛᨒᨘ), tɨllu
4 əppa’ (ᨕᨛᨄ), ʔɨppaʔ, pata
5 lima (ᨒᨗᨆ)
6 ənnəŋ (ᨕᨛᨊᨛ), ɨnniŋ
7 pitu (ᨄᨗᨈᨘ)
8 aruá (ᨕᨑᨘᨓ), ařwa
9 aserá (ᨕᨙᨔᨑ), aseřa
10 səppulo (ᨔᨄᨘᨒᨚ), sɨppulo
11 səppulo seddi (ᨔᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨔᨙᨉᨗ), sɨppulo seddi
12 səppulo dua (ᨔᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨉᨘᨓ), sɨppulo duwa
13 səppulo təllu (ᨔᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨈᨛᨒᨘ), sɨppulo tɨllu
14 səppulo əppa’ (ᨔᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨕᨛᨄ), sɨppulo ʔɨppaʔ
15 səppulo lima (ᨔᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨒᨗᨆ), sɨppulo lima
16 səppulo ənnəŋ (ᨔᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨕᨛᨊᨛ), sɨppulo ɨnniŋ
17 səppulo pitu (ᨔᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨄᨗᨈᨘ), sɨppulo pitu
18 səppulo aruá (ᨔᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨕᨑᨘᨓ), sɨppulo ařwa
19 səppulo aserá (ᨔᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨕᨙᨔᨑ), sɨppulo aseřa
20 duappulo (ᨉᨘᨓᨄᨘᨒᨚ)
21 duappulo seddi (ᨉᨘᨓᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨔᨙᨉᨗ)
22 duappulo dua (ᨉᨘᨓᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨉᨘᨓ)
23 duappulo təllu (ᨉᨘᨓᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨈᨛᨒᨘ)
24 duappulo əppa’ (ᨉᨘᨓᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨕᨛᨄ)
25 duappulo lima (ᨉᨘᨓᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨒᨗᨆ)
26 duappulo ənnəŋ (ᨉᨘᨓᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨕᨛᨊᨛ)
27 duappulo pitu (ᨉᨘᨓᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨄᨗᨈᨘ)
28 duappulo aruá (ᨉᨘᨓᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨕᨑᨘᨓ~)
29 duappulo aserá (ᨉᨘᨓᨄᨘᨒᨚ ᨕᨙᨔᨑ)
30 təlluppulo (ᨈᨛᨒᨘᨄᨘᨒᨚ)
40 patappulo (ᨄᨈᨄᨘᨒᨚ)
50 limappulo (ᨒᨗᨆᨄᨘᨒᨚ)
60 ənnəppulona (ᨕᨛᨊᨛᨄᨘᨒᨚᨊ)
70 pituppulo (ᨄᨗᨈᨘᨄᨘᨒᨚ)
80 aruá pulona (ᨕᨑᨘᨓᨄᨘᨒᨚᨊ)
90 aserá pulona (ᨕᨙᨔᨑᨄᨘᨒᨚᨊ)
100 siratu’ (ᨔᨗᨑᨈᨘ)
200 duařahus, duaratu
1,000 sebbu, sisɨbu, sisɨbbu
2,000 duasɨbu, duasɨbbu
10,000 silasa
100,000 sikɨti
1,000,000 juta
100,000,000 milliyar, milliyare

Information compiled by Wolfgang Kuhl

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Information about numbers in Bugis

Information about Bugis | Bilang-bilang script | Numbers | Tower of Babel

Numbers in Malayo-Polynesian languages

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