Numbers in Matigsalug Manobo

Information about counting in Matigsalug Manobo, a member of the Manobo branch of Philippines languages spoken in parts of Mindanao in the Philippines.

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Numeral Cardinal numbers Ordinal numbers
1 sabeka,
saa (unu)
2 daruwa,
duwa (dus)
3 tatelu,
telu (tris)
4 hep-at (kuwatru) igkeep-at
5 lalimma,
limma (singku)
6 hen-em (sayis) igkeen-em
7 pitu (siyiti) igkapitu
8 walu (utsu) igkawalu
9 siyew,
siyam (nuwibi)
10 sapulù (diyis) igkasapulù
11 sapulù wey sabeka (unsi) igkasapulù wey sabeka
12 sapulù wey daruwa (dusi) igkasapulù wey daruwa
13 sapulù wey tatelu (trisi) igkasapulù wey tatelu
14 sapulù wey hep-at (katursi) igkasapulù wey hep-at
15 sapulù wey lalimma (kinsi) igkasapulù wey lalimma
16 sapulù wey hen-em (disisayis) igkasapulù wey hen-em
17 sapulù wey pitu (disisiyiti) igkasapulù wey pitu
18 sapulù wey walu (disiutsu) igkasapulù wey walu
19 sapulù wey siyam (disinuwibi) igkasapulù wey siyam
20 daruwampulù (buwinti),
daruwa ne pulù
21 daruwampulù wey sabeka (buwintiunu),
daruwa ne pulù wey sabeka
22 daruwampulù wey daruwa (buwintidus),
daruwa ne pulù wey daruwa
23 daruwampulù wey tatelu (buwintitris),
daruwa ne pulù wey tatelu
24 daruwampulù wey hep-at (buwintikuwatru),
daruwa ne pulù wey hep-at
25 daruwampulù wey lalimma (buwintisingku),
daruwa ne pulù wey lalimma
26 daruwampulù wey hen-em (buwintisayis),
daruwa ne pulù wey hen-em
27 daruwampulù wey pitu (buwintisiyiti),
daruwa ne pulù wey pitu
28 daruwampulù wey walu (buwintiutsu),
daruwa ne pulù wey walu
29 daruwampulù wey siyam (buwintinuwibi),
daruwa ne pulù wey siyam
30 tatelumpulù (trinta),
tatelu ne pulù
40 hep-at ne pulù (kuwarinta),
keep-atan ne pulù
50 lalimmampulù (singkuwinta),
kalimmaan ne pulù
60 hen-em ne pulù (sayisinta),
keen-eman ne pulù
70 pitumpulù (siktinta),
pitu ne pulù,
kapituwan ne pulù
80 walumpulù (utsinta),
walu ne pulù,
kawaluwan ne pulù,
90 siyew ne pulù (nubinta),
siyam ne pulù,
kasiyawan ne pulù,
kasiyaman ne pulù
100 mahatus (sintus),
senge gatus,
sabeka ne gatus
101 mahatus wey sabeka (sintuunu)  
110 mahatus wey sapulù (sintudiyis)  
200 daruwa ne gatus  
300 tatelu ne gatus  
400 hep-at gatus  
500 lalimma ne gatus (kiniyintus),
lalimmang gatus
600 hen-em ne gatus  
700 pitu ne gatus  
800 walu ne gatus  
900 siyew ne gatus,
siyam ne gatus
1,000 libu (mil),
senge libu,
sabeka ne libu
once kasabeka  
twice kararuwa  
thrice katatelu  
4 times keep-at  
5 times kalalimma  
6 times keen-em  
7 times kapitu  
8 times kawalu  
9 times kasiyam  
10 times kasapulù  
11 times kasapulù wey sabeka  
1/2 liwarè,
tenge [Cebuano loan],
1 1/2 sabeka wey liwarè [one and a half]  
1/4 liwarè te liwarè [half of half]  
3/4 liwarè wey liwarè te liwarè [half and half of half]  


Source: Peter Wang, Robert Hunt, Jeff McGriff, Richard E. Elkins: The Grammar of Matigsalug Manobo, SIL 2006.

Information compiled by Wolfgang Kuhl

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