Numbers in Bambam

How to count in Bambam, a South Sulawesi language spoken in West Sulawesi Province on the island of Sulawesi in Indonesia.

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Numeral Cardinal numbers
1 mesa
2 dua
3 tallu
4 appa’
5 lima
6 annam
7 pitu
8 kahua
9 kaseha
10 sapulo
11 sapulo mesa
12 sapulo dua
13 sapulo tallu
14 sapulo appa’
15 sapulo lima
16 sapulo annam
17 sapulo pitu
18 sapulo kahua
19 sapulo kaseha
20 dua pulo
21   dua pulo mesa
22  dua pulo dua
23   dua pulo tallu
24   dua pulo appa’ 
25  dua pulo lima
26   dua pulo annam
27   dua pulo pitu
28  dua pulo kahua
29  dua pulo kaseha
30   tallu pulo
40   appa’ pulo
50   lima pulo
60   annam pulo
70   pitu pulo 
80   kahua pulo
90   kaseha pulo
100 sahatu’
200 dua hatu’
1,000 sasa’bu
2,000 dua sa’bu


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