Sedang numbers

How to count in Sedang, a member of the Bahnaric branch of the Austroasiatic language family spoken mainly in south central Vietnam, and also in eastern Laos.

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Numeral Cardinal Ordinal
1 môi ki môi
2 péa ki péa
3 pái ki pái
4 pún ki pún
5 pơtám ki pơtám
6 tơdróu ki tơdróu
7 tơpah ki tơpah
8 tơhéam ki tơhéam
9 tơchên ki tơchên
10 môi chat ki môi chat
11 môi chat môi  
12 môi chat péa  
13 môi chat pái  
14 môi chat pún  
15 môi chat pơtám  
16 môi chat tơdróu  
17 môi chat tơpah  
18 môi chat tơhéam  
19 môi chat tơchên  
20 péa chat  
21 péa chat môi  
22 péa chat péa  
23 péa chat pái  
24 péa chat pún  
25 péa chat pơtám  
26 péa chat tơdróu  
27 péa chat tơpah  
28 péa chat tơhéam  
29 péa chat tơchên  
30 pái chat  
40 pún chat  
50 pơtám chat  
60 tơdróu chat  
70 tơpah chat  
80 tơhéam chat  
90 tơchên chat  
100 môi hríng  
200 péa hríng  
300 pái hríng  
400 pún hríng  
500 pơtám hríng  
567 pơtám hríng tơdróu chat tơpah  
600 tơdróu hríng  
700 tơpah hríng  
800 tơhéam hríng  
900 tơchên hríng  
1,000 môi rơpau *  
2,000 péa rơpau  
3,000 pái rơpau  
4,000 pún rơpau  
5,000 pơtám rơpau  
6,000 tơdróu rơpau  
7,000 tơpah rơpau  
8,000 tơhéam rơpau  
9,000 tơchên rơpau  
10,000 môi chat rơpau  
12,935 môi chat péa rơpau tơchên hríng pái chat pơtám  
1 million môi rơtuh  

* rơpau (thousand) is a loanword from Chamic language.

Sources: Kenneth D. Smith. Sedang Grammar. Phonological and Syntactic Structure. Pacific Linguistics, Series B – No. 50, page 87. Canberra, Australia – 1979.
Sedang Dictionary with English, Vietnamese, and French glossaries. SIL International – 2012.Appendix 35, Numbering, page 495 (525).

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