Numbers in Aguaruna

How to count in Aguaruna (Awajún), a Jivaroan language spoken in parts of Peru.

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Numeral Cardinal numbers Ordinal numbers
1 makičik 'dɨkatkau
2 'himag
3 kam'patum kam'patum-a nuiya
4 ipak 'usumat
5 uwɨ'ha amua
6 'huinia 'uwɨha ma'kičik ihuk
7 uwɨ'ha himaha ihuk
8 'huinia 'uwɨha kam'patum ihuk
9 'huinia uwɨ'ha ipak 'usumat ihuk
10 uwɨ'ha mai 'amua
11 'huinia dawɨn makičik ihuk
12 dawɨ himaha ihuk
15 'huinia dawɨn makičik amua
20 dawɨ mai amua


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