Numbers in Bunun

How to count in Bunun, a Formosan language spoken in Chiayi and Nantou counties in central of Taiwan.

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Numeral Cardinal
1 tas'a, tas-a, tasa
2 dusa', dusa
3 tau
4 pat, paat
5 hima', hima, ima
6 nuum
7 pitu
8 vau
9 siva
10 mas'an
20 mapit'ia, mapusan
30 maciun
40 masipatun
50 maimaun
60 manumun
70 mapituun
80 mavau'un
90 masivaun
100 saba

布農語語法概論 [Introduction to Bunun Grammar]

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Numbers in Formosan languages

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