Numbers in Oneida

How to count in Oneida (Onʌyotaʼa:ka), a Northern Iroquoian language spoken in Ontario in Canada, and New York state and Wisconsin in the USA.

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Numeral Cardinal Ordinal
1 úska tyotyelʌhtu
2 tékeni, tėken teknihatúˑthne
3 áhsᴧ ahsʌhatúˑthne
4 kayé kayelihatúˑthne
5 wísk wiskhatúˑthne
6 yá:yahk
7 tsya:ták
8 tékelu, tėklu, tėkeh
9 wá:telu, wá:tlu
10 oye:lí
11 úska yawᴧ:lé
12 tékni yawᴧ:lé
13 áhsᴧ yawᴧ:lé
14 kayé yawᴧ:lé
15 wísk yawᴧ:lé
16 yá:yaʔk yawᴧ:lé
17 tsya:ták yawᴧ:lé
18 téklu yawᴧ:lé
19 wá:tlu yawᴧ:lé
20 tewáshᴧ
21 tewáshᴧ úska
22 tewáshᴧ tèken
23 tewáshᴧ áhsᴧ
24 tewáshᴧ kayé
25 tewáshᴧ wísk
26 tewáshᴧ yá:yahk
27 tewáshᴧ tsya:ták
28 tewáshᴧ téklu
29 tewáshᴧ wá:tlu
30 áhsʌ niwáshʌ
40 kayé niwáshʌ
50 wísk niwáshʌ
60 yáˑyaʔk niwáshʌ
70 tsyaˑták niwáshʌ
80 tékluʔ niwáshʌ
90 wáˑtluʔ niwáshʌ
100 úska tewʌʔnyáweluʔ
200 tékni tewʌʔnyáweluʔ
300 áhsᴧ tewʌʔnyáweluʔ
400 kayé tewʌʔnyáweluʔ
500 wísk tewʌʔnyáweluʔ
600 yá:yahk tewʌʔnyáweluʔ
700 tsya:ták tewʌʔnyáweluʔ
800 téklu tewʌʔnyáweluʔ
900 wá:tlu tewʌʔnyáweluʔ
1,000 oyeˑlíˑ tewʌʔnyáweluʔ
skanutóˑtslat [literally one box, probably from a strongbox of money]

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Contributed by Wolfgang Kuhl

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