Igala numbers

How to count in Igala (Ígáláà), a Volta-Niger language spoken mainly in Kogi State in the North Central region of Nigeria.

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Numeral Cardinal Ordinal
1 ényẹ́ éjódùdu
2 èjì [èd͡ʒì] ẹ̀kéjì
3 ẹ̀ta ẹ̀kẹ́ta
4 ẹ̀lẹ̀ ẹ̀kẹ́lẹ̀
5 ẹ̀lú ẹ̀kẹ́lū
6 ẹ̀fà ẹ̀kẹ́fà
7 ẹ̀biẹ̄ ẹ̀kébie
8 ẹ̀jọ̄ ẹ̀kéjọ
9 ẹ̀lá ẹ̀kẹ́lā
10 ẹ̀gwá ẹ̀kẹ́gwā
11 ẹ̀gwákàà ẹ̀kẹ́gwākāà
12 ẹ̀gwéjì ẹ̀kẹ́gwējì
13 ẹ̀gwẹ́tā ẹ̀kẹ́gwẹ̄tā
14 ẹ̀gwẹ́lẹ̀ ẹ̀kẹ́gwẹ̄lẹ̀
15 ẹ̀gwẹ́lū ẹ̀kẹ́gwẹ̄lū
16 ẹ̀gwẹ́fà ẹ̀kẹ́gwẹ̄fà
17 ẹ̀gwébiẹ̄ ẹ̀kẹ́gwēbie
18 ẹ̀gwẹ́jọ ẹ̀kẹ́gwẹ̄jọ
19 ẹ̀gwẹ́lā ẹ̀kẹ́gwẹ̄la
20 ógwu ẹ̀kóogwu
21 ógwú ny’ẹ́yọ́ kāà
22 ógwú ny’ẹ́yọ́ méjì
23 ógwú ny’ẹ́yọ́ mẹ́ta
24 ógwú ny’ẹ́yọ́ mẹ́lẹ̀
25 ógwú ny’ẹ́yọ́ mẹ́lū
26 ógwú ny’ẹ́yọ́ mẹ́fà
27 ógwú ny’ẹ́yọ́ mébie
28 ógwú ny’ẹ́yọ́ mẹ́jọ
29 ógwú- ny’ẹ́yọ́ mẹ́lā
30 ógwú-ẹ́gwā
40 ọ̀gbọ̀méji
50 óóje
60 ọ̀gbọ̀mẹ́ta
70 ẹ̀tẹẹ̀gwá
80 ọ̀gbọ̀mẹ́lẹ̀
90 ẹ̀lẹ̀ẹ̀gwá
100 ógwúmẹ́lū
200 ọ̀gwọ́kọ́
300 ólímẹ́fà
400 úlú ọkọ́
500 ólí mẹ́gwā
600 ólí mẹ́gwējì
700 ólí mẹ́gwẹ̄lẹ̀
800 íchámúù
900 íchámú-ógwúmẹ́lū
1,000 àdò-ókáà
íchámú ny’ọ́gwọ̄kọ̄
1,000,000 òdulugwu

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Information about numbers in Igala

Information about Igala | Numbers

Numbers in Volta-Niger languages

Ewe, Igala, Igbo, Ikwerre, Isoko, Urhobo, Yoruba

Numbers in other languages

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