Numbers in Tarahumara (Rarámuri ra'ícha)

Information about counting in Tarahumara, an Uto-Aztecan languages spoken in the Mexican state of Chihuahua.

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Numeral Cardinal Ordinal
1 biré bachá
2 ocuá osá
3 biquiyá baisá
4 nahuosa nahuosa
5 marí marisa
6 usani sansa
7 quicháo quicháosa
8 osá nahuó osá nahuosa
9 químacoy químacoysa
10 macoy macoysa
11 macoy miná biré  
12 macoy miná ocuá  
13 macoy miná biquiyá  
14 macoy miná nahuó  
15 macoy miná marí  
16 macoy miná usani  
17 macoy miná quicháo  
18 macoy miná osá nahuó  
19 macoy miná químacoy  
20 osá macoy  
21 osá macoy miná biré  
22 osá macoy miná ocuá  
23 osá macoy miná biquiyá  
24 osá macoy miná nahuó  
25 osá macoy miná marí  
26 osá macoy miná usani  
27 osá macoy miná quicháo  
28 osá macoy miná osá nahuó  
29 osá macoy miná químacoy  
30 baisá macoy  
40 nahuosa macoy  
50 marisa macoy  
60 usansa macoy  
70 quicháosa macoy  
80 osá macoy  
90 que macoisa macoy  
100 biré ciento  
1,000 biré mil  

Source: Kenneth Simón Hilton. Diccionario Tarahumara de Samachique, Chihuahua, Mexico, SIL 1993, p. 141.

Information compiled by Wolfgang Kuhl

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