Inuktitut numbers

How to count in Inuktitut (ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ), an Inuit language spoken mainly in northern Canada. These numbers are in the south Baffin dialect of Inuktitut.

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Numeral Cardinal
1 ᐊᑕᐅᓯᖅ (atausiq)
2 ᒪᕐᕉᒃ (marruuk)
3 ᐱᖓᓱᑦ (pingasut)
4 ᑎᓴᒪᑦ (tisamat)
5 ᑕᓪᓕᒪᑦ (tallimat)
6 ᐱᖓᓲᔪᕐᑐᑦ (pingasuujuqtut)
7 ᑎᓴᒪᐅᔪᓐᖏᒑᕐᑐᑦ (tisamaujunngigaaqtut)
8 ᑎᓴᒪᐅᒑᕐᑐᑦ (tisamaujuqtut)
9 ᖁᓕᐅᓐᖏᒑᖅᑐᑦ (quliunngigaaqtut)
10 ᖁᓕᑦ (qulit)
11 ᖁᓕᑦ ᐊᑕᐅᓯᕐᓗ (qulit atausirlu)
12 ᖁᓕᑦ ᒪᕐᕉᒡᓗ (qulit marruuglu)
13 ᖁᓕᑦ ᐱᖓᓱᓪᓗ (qulit pingasullu)
14 ᖁᓕᑦ ᑎᓴᒪᓪᓗ (qulit tisamallu)
15 ᖁᓕᑦ ᑕᓪᓕᒪᓪᓗ (qulit tallimallu)
16 ᖁᓕᑦ ᐱᖓᓲᔪᕐᑐᓪᓗ (qulit pingasuujuqtullu)
17 ᖁᓕᑦ ᑎᓴᒪᐅᔪᓐᖏᒑᕐᑐᓪᓗ (qulit tisamaujunngigaaqtullu)
18 ᖁᓕᑦ ᑎᓴᒪᐅᒑᕐᑐᓪᓗ (qulit tisamaujuqtullu)
19 ᖁᓕᑦ ᖁᓕᐅᓐᖏᒑᖅᑐᓪᓗ (qulit quliunngigaaqtullu)
20 ᐊᕙᑎᒃ (avatit)
100 ᐅᓐᑦᕆᑎ (untriti)

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