Numbers in Ida’an

How to count in Ida’an, a North Bornean language spoken in Sabah, Malaysia.

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Numeral Cardinal Ordinal
1 saʼ, satu kəssa
2 duo kəduo
3 təllu kətəllu
4 pat kəpat
5 limo kəlimo
6 nom kənom
7 turuʼ kəturu
8 olu kəʼolu
9 siway kəsiway
10 puluʼ
11 puluʼ bio saʼ
12 puluʼ bio duo
13 puluʼ bio təllu
14 puluʼ bio pat
15 puluʼ bio limo
16 puluʼ bio nom
17 puluʼ bio turuʼ
18 puluʼ bio olu
19 puluʼ bio siway
20 duo puluʼ
21 duo puluʼ bio saʼ
22 duo puluʼ bio duo
23 duo puluʼ bio təllu
24 duo puluʼ bio pat
25 duo puluʼ bio limo
26 duo puluʼ bio nom
27 duo puluʼ bio turuʼ
28 duo puluʼ bio olu
29 duo puluʼ bio siway
30 təllu puluʼ
40 pat puluʼ
50 limo puluʼ
60 nom puluʼ
70 turuʼ puluʼ
80 olu puluʼ
90 siway puluʼ
100 məratu
200 duo ratu
300 təllu ratu
400 pat ratu
500 limo ratu
600 nom ratu
700 turuʼ ratu
800 olu ratu
900 siway ratu
1,000 məribu
2,000 duo ribu
3,000 təllu ribu
4,000 pat ribu
5,000 limo ribu
6,000 nom ribu
7,000 turuʼ ribu
8,000 olu ribu
9,000 siway ribu

Source: Nelleke Elisabeth Goudswaard. The Begak (Ida’an) Language of Sabah. Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 2005.

Compiled by Wolfgang Kuhl

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