Kwak̓wala numbers

How to count in Kwak̓wala, a northern Wakashan language spoken on Vancouver Island in Canada.

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Numeral Cardinal
1 ’na̱m
2 ma’ł
3 yuda̱xw
4 mu
5 sa̱k̓a
6 k̓a̱t̓ła
7 a̱dła̱bu
8 ma’łgwa̱’nał
9 ’na’na̱’ma
10 la’stu
11 ’na̱maga̱yu
12 ma’ła̱ga̱yu
13 yuda̱xwa̱ga̱yu
14 muwa̱ga̱yu
15 sa̱k̓aga̱yu
16 k̓a̱t̓łaga̱yu
17 a̱dła̱buga̱yu
18 ma’łgwa̱’nałga̱yu
19 ’na’na̱’maga̱yu
20 ma’łtsa̱mgusto
21 ’na’na̱mag̱ola
22 ha̱ma’łola
23 ha̱yuda̱xwola
24 ha̱mug̱ola
25 sa̱k̓ag̱ola
26 k̓a̱t̓łag̱ola
27 a̱dła̱bug̱ola
28 ma’łgwa̱’nałola
29 ’na’na̱’mag̱ola
30 yuda̱xwsa̱mgusto
40 musg̱a̱mgusto
50 sa̱k̓asg̱a̱mgusto
60 k̓a̱t̓łasg̱a̱mgusto
70 a̱dła̱busg̱a̱mgusto
80 ma’łgwa̱’nałsg̱a̱mgusto
90 ’na’na̱’masg̱a̱mgusto
100 lak̓a̱nd

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Numbers in Wakashan languages

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