Numbers in Pennsylvania German

How to count in Pennsylvania German, a variety of Pennsylvania German (Pennsilfaanisch Deitsch) spoken in Pennsylvania, Ohio and Indiana in the USA, and in Ontario in Canada.

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Numeral Cardinal Ordinal
0 null  
1 ee, eem, eens erscht
2 zwee zwett
3 drei dritt
4 vier viert
5 fimf(e), finf(e), finnif fimft
6 sechs(s), sex(e) sechst, sext
7 siwwe siwwet
8 achde, acht acht
9 nein(e) neint
10 zehe zehet
11 elf(e) elft
12 zwelf(e) zwelft
13 dreizeh dreizeht
14 vaerzeh, varzeh vaerzeht, varzeht
15 fuffzeh fuffzeht
16 sechzeh, sexzeh sechzeht, sexzeht
17 siwwezeh siwwezeht
18 achtzeh achtzeht
19 neinzeh neinzeht
20 zwansich zwansichscht
30 dreissich dreissichscht
40 vaerzich, varzich vaerzichscht, varzichscht
50 fuffzich fuffzichscht
60 sechzich, sexzich sechzichscht, sexzichscht
70 siwwezich siwwezichscht
80 achtzich achtzichscht
90 neinzich neinzichscht
100 hunnert hunnertscht
1.000 taused, daused, dausend  
100.000 hunnertdausend  
1 million Milliyon  
1 billion Billyon  

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