Numbers in Hdi

Information about counting in Hdi (xdí), a Chadic language spoken mainly in northern Cameroon, and also in northeastern Nigerian.

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Numeral Cardinal numbers Ordinal numbers
1 tekw kəlakəma
2 his mahis
3 həkən mahəkən
4 fwaɗ
5 hutaf
6 mə’ku
7 ndəfaŋ
8 təghas
9 təmbay
10 ghwaŋ
11 ghwaŋ pəɗə ndeŋ
12 ghwaŋ pəɗə his
13 ghwaŋ pəɗə həkən
14 ghwaŋ pəɗə fwaɗ
15 ghwaŋ pəɗə hutaf
16 ghwaŋ pəɗə mə’ku
17 ghwaŋ pəɗə ndəfaŋ
18 ghwaŋ pəɗə təghas
19 ghwaŋ pəɗə təmbay
20 hisambəsak
21 hisambəsak ndeŋ mida
22 hisambəsak his mida
23 hisambəsak həkən mida
24 hisambəsak fwaɗ mida
25 hisambəsak hutaf mida
26 hisambəsak məku mida
27 hisambəsak ndəfaŋ mida
28 hisambəsak təghas mida
29 hisambəsak təmbay mida
30 həkən mbəsak
40 fwaɗ mbəsak
50 hutaf mbəsak
60 mə’ku mbəsak
70 ndəfaŋ mbəsak
80 təghas mbəsak
90 təmbay mbəsak
100 dərmək
1000 dəmbu

Source: Lexique Hǝdi-Français-Anglais

Information about Hdi | Numbers

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Numbers in Chadic languages

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