Numbers in Wakhi (x̌ik zik / х̆ик зик)

How to count in Wakhi, a Pamir language spoken in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tajikistan and China.

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Numeral Cardinal Ordinal
1 (y)iw iwыng, iwыm
2 bu(y) buyыng, buyыm
3 tru(y) truyыng, truyыm
4 cыbыr, cәbūr cыbыrыng, cыbыrыm
5 panʒ panʒыng, panʒыm
6 šad šadыng, šadыm
7 ыb ыbыng, ыbыm
8 at atыng, atыm
9 naw nawыng, nawыm
10 δas δasыng, δasыm
11 δas-(әt)-(y)iw  
12 δas-(әt)-buy  
13 δas-(әt)-truy  
14 δas-(әt)-cыbыr  
15 δas-(әt)-panʒ  
16 δas-(әt)-šad  
17 δas-(әt)-ыb  
18 δas-(әt)-at  
19 δas-(әt)-naw  
20 (y)i bist  
21 (y)i bist-ә(t) (y)iw  
22 (y)i bist-ә(t) buy  
23 (y)i bist-ә(t) truy  
24 (y)i bist-ә(t) cыbыr  
25 (y)i bist-ә(t) panʒ  
26 (y)i bist-ә(t) šad  
27 (y)i bist-ә(t) ыb  
28 (y)i bist-ә(t) at  
29 (y)i bist-ә(t) naw  
30 (y)i bist-ә(t) δas (20+10)  
40 bu bist (2x20)  
50 bu bist-ә(t) δas (2x20+10)  
60 tru bist (3x20)  
70 tru bist-ә(t) δas (3x20+10)  
80 cыbыr bist (4x20)  
90 cыbыr bist-ә(t) δas (4x20+10)  
100 sad, panʒ bist (5x20)  
1,000 azār  

- Т.Н. Пахалина: Ваханский язык. Издательство Академии Наук СССР. Москва 1975.
- Georg Morgenstierne: Indo-Iranian Frontier Languages. Oslo 1938.
- Расторгуева В.С., Эдельман Д.И., Мошкало В.В. Языки мира: Иранские языки. III. Восточноиранские языки. Российская Академия Наук, Институт Языкознания. Москва 2000.

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