Numbers in Chippewa

Information about counting in Chippewa (Ojibwemowin), an Algonquian language spoken in Michigan and North Dakota in the USA.

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Numeral Cardinal numbers
0 gaawiin gegoo, waawiyebii'igan
1 bezhig, ningod
2 niizh
3 niswi
4 niiwin
5 naanan
6 ingodwaaswi
7 niizhwaaswi
8 nishwaaswi
9 zhaangaswi
10 midaaswi
11 ashi-bezhig
12 ashi-niizh
13 ashi-niswi
14 ashi-niiwin
15 ashi-naanan
16 ashi-ingodwaaswi
17 ashi-niizhwaaswi
18 ashi-nishwaaswi
19 ashi-zhaangaswi
20 niishtana
21 niishtanashi-bezhig
22 niishtana-ashi-niizh
23 niishtana-ashi-niswi
24 niishtana-ashi-niiwin
25 niishtana-ashi-naanan
26 niishtana-ashi-ingodwaaswi
27 niishtana-ashi-niizhwaaswi
28 niishtana-ashi-nishwaaswi
29 niishtana-ashi-zhaangaswi
30 nisimidana
40 niimidana
50 naanimidana
60 ningodwaasimidana
70 niizhwaasimidana
80 nishwaasimidana
90 zhaangasimidana
100 ingodwaak
200 niinzhwaak
1,000 ingodosagoons
2,000 niinzhosagoons
3,000 nisosagoons
4,000 niiwosagoons
5,000 naanosagoons
6,000 ingodwaasosagoons
7,000 niizhwaasosagoons
8,000 nishwaasosagoons
9,000 zhaangasosagoons
10,000 midaasosagoons
100,000 ningodwaak daso-midaaswaak


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Numbers in Algonquian languages

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