Mossi numbers

How to count in Mossi (Mòoré), a Gur language spoken in Burkina-Faso, Mali and Togo.

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Numeral Cardinal
0 zero, zaalim
1 a ye
2 yembo, yiibu
3 tã, tãabo
4 naase
5 nu
6 yoobe
7 yopoe
8 nii
9 wɛ, wae
10 piiga
11 piig la a ye
12 piig la a yiibu
13 piig la a tãabo
14 piig la a nasse
15 piig la a nu
16 piig la a yoobe
17 piig la a yopoe
18 piig la a nii
19 piig la a wɛ
20 pisi
21 pisi la a ye
22 pisi la a yi
23 pisi la a tãabo
24 pisi la a nasse
25 pisi la a nu
26 pisi la a yoobe
27 pisi la a yopoe
28 pisi la a nii
29 pisi la a wɛ
30 pis-tã
40 pis-nasse
50 pis-nu
60 pis-yoobe
70 pis-yopoe
80 pis-nii
90 pis-wae
100 koabga
200 kobessi, kobsi
300 kobs-tã
400 kobs-nasse
500 kobs-nu
600 kobs-yoobe
700 kobs-yopoe
800 kobs-nii
900 kobs-wɛ
1,000 tusri
10,000 tus-piiga
1,000,000 million a ye

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Numbers in Gur languages

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